The study found African elephants reacted with fear when they detected the scent of garments previously worn by men of the Maasai tribe.
— Elephants can smell danger. Read more at BBC News. Thank you to Ruth for the link!
University of Manchester researchers found three of the oils, usually used in aromatherapy, destroyed MRSA and E.coli bacteria in two minutes.
— From Aromatherapy oils 'kill superbug', also at the BBC. But before you go looking, they won't say which oils. With thanks to Pia for the link!
It hits you like Wladimir Klitschko’s right hook and smells like his boxing shorts after 10 rounds.
— Chandler Burr on Yves Saint Laurent Kouros, in Meow Mix in today's New York Times.