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smell

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Smell ya later: Scientists want to track you by your scent

Researchers in Madrid are finding that body odor can help identify people in a crowd more accurately than facial recognition.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Smell 'camera' preserves odors for posterity

Using technology developed for the perfume industry, a designer created an odor-capturing camera that gathers scents instead of visual images.

By Jul. 1, 2013

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Japanese scientists create 'Smell-O-Vision' screen

Take a big whiff! You may some day be smelling, as well as seeing, all the action on your TV set thanks to a smelling screen developed by Japanese researchers.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Ep. 1229: Where we stop and smell the ads

Today we'll discuss insidious ads popping up in strange places, using things like subliminal messages, involuntary human placement, and even targeted smells to influence your next purchase.

By Mar. 18, 2013

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Smell the superhero: 'Iron Man 3' to get odor effects in Japan

The moviegoing experience is about to get more interactive in Japan with "Iron Man" 3 debuting in 4DX, complete with tilting seats and smells.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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Perfume Tools: All the smell, none of the allergies

Sensitive skin and perfume can now get along thanks to metal diffuser jewelry that melds industrial design with the ability to soak up and release smells.

By Oct. 30, 2012

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Japanese gadget turns iPhone into smell-o-phone

Soon your iPhone will be able to stink up the joint with a potpourri of smells thanks to a new Japanese smell-o-phone app and atomizer attachment.

By Oct. 17, 2012

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The 404 1,229: Where we stop and smell the ads (podcast)

Today we'll discuss insidious ads popping up in strange places, using things like subliminal messages, involuntary human placement, and even targeted smells to influence your next purchase.

By Mar. 18, 2013

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Man Soap: Smell like bacon, bonfires, beer, and urinal cakes

A line of manly soaps scented like beer, coffee, cash, and urinal mints is designed to overpower the senses with the odor of manhood.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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Phones will smell when you're ill, feel through the screen

In five years phones will smell when you're ill, hear what babies are saying and let you stroke someone's skin through your screen.

By Dec. 17, 2012