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Weizmann Institute scientists produce the first smell map
Date:5/27/2008

the University of Tokyo. They found that their predictions closely matched the experimental results.

These findings lend support to the scientists theory that, contrary to the commonly held view that smell is a subjective experience, there are universal laws governing the organization of smells, and these laws determine how our brains perceive them.


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