Olfactory

03.30.13
This TV stinks. No, really!
03.30.13

This TV stinks. No, really!

Once upon 1981, John Waters tried to engage his cult-ish fans with a scratch-and-sniff "Odorama" c...

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06.16.11
Fujitsu releases F-022 flip phone for women who like to smell good
06.16.11

Fujitsu releases F-022 flip phone for women who like to smell good

Because they're brutish and sweaty, most men don't have a problem with their phone's naturally...

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12.15.10
Fragrance Jet II receives video demonstration, still looks like a terrible idea (video)
12.15.10

Fragrance Jet II receives video demonstration, still looks like a terrible idea (video)

Ah, those zany Keio University researchers trying to recreate Smell-O-Vision, do you want to know w...

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10.26.10
Keio University developing 'olfactory printer,' AromaRama due for a resurgence
10.26.10

Keio University developing 'olfactory printer,' AromaRama due for a resurgence

We're not entirely sure why people keep trying to bring back Smell-O-Vision, although Keio Universi...

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06.03.10
Fraunhofer developing bike helmets (and other products) that stink when damaged
06.03.10

Fraunhofer developing bike helmets (and other products) that stink when damaged

We're glad you're using a bike helmet (and we're glad you've opted for that really scary one we fir...

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06.02.10
Genetic engineering lets fruit flies 'smell' light
06.02.10

Genetic engineering lets fruit flies 'smell' light

Scientists in Germany have genetically engineered fruit fly larva to 'smell' blue light -- and appa...

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11.21.08
NASA's newest e-nose for ISS thinks you're wearing too much cologne
11.21.08

NASA's newest e-nose for ISS thinks you're wearing too much cologne

Electronic noses are nothing new, but it's always interesting when you throw space into the mix. NA...

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12.26.07
Rockefeller University scientists figure out how to see smells
12.26.07

Rockefeller University scientists figure out how to see smells

We already knew that select scientists were working up an advanced electronic nose, but now a team a...

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11.24.07
Researchers developing advanced electronic nose
11.24.07

Researchers developing advanced electronic nose

Creating minuscule devices that can mimic olfactory systems is nothing new, but an international te...

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