smelling things

Timelapse Of A Corpse Flower Blooming

This is a timelapse of a corpse flower blooming (given its name because its bloom smells like a rotting corpse to attract pollinators) at the New York...
July 9, 2018

Finally, A Decent Handheld Body Odor Detector

This is the Tanita ES-100, a body odor detector that uses sensors similar to those in the company's breathalyzers to detect chemical compounds commonly associated with B.O.....
June 28, 2018

Questionable: This 'New Mac' Scented Candle

This is the New Mac scented hand-poured candle (personally I prefer my candles machine-poured to cut down on labor costs) available from Apple accessory company Twelve South....
October 4, 2016

Breath And Feet Sniffing Robots Insult Bad Smellers

These are the Kaori-chan and Shuntaro-kun robots developed by CrazyLabo and the Kitakyushu National College of Technology in Japan. Equipped with air-quality monitors, Kaori-chan (the lady) sniffs...
May 7, 2013