The telltale aroma of beer first evolved, not to tempt thirsty people, but to attract fruit flies. Continue reading →
A new study argues that the antiperspirant we've all been using on a daily basis might actually be making matters worse in the olfactory realm. Tara presents the malodorous details of the research.
Smelling bad doesn't offer humans much in the way of advantages, but not so for the silverback gorilla. The giant creature is pretty savvy about the benefits of its stench, and, like its charm, it can turn the B.O. on an off like a switch.
From a bulletproof car to an aerial sports drone to an electric Harley to an aerodynamic World Cup ball, this week, it's all about the action.
Odorific messages, called oNotes, add a new dimension to telecommunication.
Male goats emit a sexually-stimulating scent that goes right to a female's brain for an immediate turn-on. Continue reading →
Want to send flower scents to friends or a home-cooking smell to family? The oPhone could do it. Continue reading →
In the presence of extreme stench, one robot feigns fainting; the other says "Emergency taking place!" Continue reading →