• lchisenga
  1. Stop and smell the roses: how odour olfactory receptors work

    Two mentions in medical news on breakthroughs in olfactory or smell related research in the month of October have stood out for me. One was of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2014/10/26/stop-and-smell-the-roses-how-odour-olfactory-receptors-work

  2. A…a…atishoo! Adult-onset hay fever.

    If you look around your lecture theatre, people you work with or maybe even in the mirror you’ll see a number of red eyed, red nosed …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2014/10/24/aaatishoo-adult-onset-hay-fever

  3. Deep Enough to Dream

    A friend emailed me details of a study calling for participants for a ‘sleep experiment’. I skimmed through the pages and the words electrodes, needles and …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2014/10/14/deep-enough-to-dream

  4. Chocolate highs and lows

    I just LOVE chocolate. Creamy and decadent, dark or rich, dotted with hazelnuts, bursting with caramel or a scatter of raisins, it works for me. For …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2014/10/03/chocolate-highs-and-lows