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Your “Sixth Sense” Of Body Awareness Depends On This Gene
When it’s not working right, touch and proprioception are thrown out of whack
Put The Science Of Umami To Work For You
A book by a Danish scientist and a Danish chef makes the fifth taste accessible
Big Pic: Mammalian Noses, Hot And Cold
These infrared images show some mammals keep their noses cool, while others maintain a warm snout.
Small Animals See The World In Slow Motion
This is why it's so hard to catch a fly bare-handed.
This Weird Tiny Frog Hears With Its Mouth
"Talk directly into my mouth, please."
Researchers Can Now “Hear” The Exact Shape Of A Room
Be like the bat. Echolocate.
Which Animal Has The Most Extreme Sense of Hearing?
You might be surprised at the answer! Or you might not. I don't know your depth of knowledge of animal sensory organs.
Scientists 3-D Print A Bionic Ear With Help From A High School Kid
Nanoparticle antennae are woven right into the organic tissue of the ear!
Can We Smell With Our Hearts?
"Ugh, tuna again?" say your blood cells.
Why Dudes Who Can’t Smell Never Get Laid
One of the unexpected parts of not having a sense of smell.