In all the years I’ve been working with humans on the development of leadership skills, it never occurred to me to look at ants for inspiration.
Our most enigmatic scent, smell, has the power to instantly transport us to another time and place. In a Science Sessions podcast hosted by Prashant Nair, Weizmann Institute scientist Prof. Noam Sobel talked about his team’s work in creating olfactory fingerprints.
If you know art when you see it, what about when you smell it? L’eau de Weizmann: A Dream in a Bottle arrived at Science House today. When we sprayed it, the scent of a campus 5,671 miles away in Rehovot, Israel filled the air.
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