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What’s That Smell?  Analyzing How Different Smells are Detected

What’s That Smell? Analyzing How Different Smells are Detected

Evolutionarily speaking, smell was the first sense to develop, and yet we still know so little about it. We measure light intensity in watts and sound in decibels, but measuring smell is more arduous because odor environments are exceedingly complex

A Timeline of Firsts: Recognizing brave female pioneers in STEM

A Timeline of Firsts: Recognizing brave female pioneers in STEM

Above is an illustration of Florence Bingham Kinne, courtesy of Sarah Teng. More illustrations are included in the full 93.3 PDF. The Scientific Revolution of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries brought unforgettable names to the history of science, each attributed