For winemakers (and wine drinkers), a keen sense of smell is essential. Without smell, one can taste little. Now researchers have devised what they call an "electronic nose" that they say detects fruit odors more effectively than the human sense of smell and could someday be used in the winemaking i Full story
The Duchess of Cambridge is a top Yahoo search, but it’s her nose causing the surge. American women have fallen in love with her nose and want one just like it, paying as much as $7,000 to replicate it.
We’ve all seen those commercials featuring people blindfolded in cars with trash in the back, sniffing the air and leaving them mystified. Turns out there’s a science behind all that surprised sniffing. TODAY’s Erica Hill reports.
“It affects my sleep patterns. It affects how I perform at work,” said Jim Kelly, who attributes his snoring to a broken nose from high school. He hasn’t slept well since, and a study suggests that a loss of sleep may be just the beginning. NBC’s Gabe Gutierrez reports.
Rachel Maddow relays some scientific research into why some reindeer really do have a red nose.
Inspired by a study on the “Pinocchio effect,” TODAY’s Hoda Kotb puts a thermometer on Kathie Lee’s nose to see if she’s lying about liking her dresses.
Now that we are in the middle of cold and flu season, pediatrician Dr. Tanya Altmann shares her tips for knowing when to relax and offer a little TLC and when to pick up the phone and head to the doctor’s office.
Democratic California Reps. Howard Berman and Brad Sherman get testy with each other during a debate, and Willie Geist has the story.
Russia's Artas Sanaa is kneed in the nose by Logan Stieber of the U.S. during the Rumble on the Rails wrestling event held inside the Grand Central Terminal in New York May 15, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT WRESTLING)
A lion licks its nose at the Schoenbrunn zoo in Vienna May 10, 2013. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader (AUSTRIA - Tags: ANIMALS)
New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey pitches against the Chicago White Sox with a bloody nose during the first inning of their MLB Inter League baseball game at CitiField in New York, May 7, 2013. REUTERS/Adam Hunger (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASEBALL)