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Tuesday, August 05, 2008
Your nose, and your bored brain...
From today's Science NYTimes: An article by Natalie Angier on the emotional clout of smells and the curious fact that smell cues most frequently evoke thoughts of early childhood, under the age of 10 (this certainly has been my experience.) Also, an article by Benedict Carey on the creative aspects of boredome.