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Nova: Mystery of the Senses - Smell
     

Nova: Mystery of the Senses - Smell

 

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This video explores the many exotic smells circulating in the world around us. Who better to understand about the sense of smell than Sophia Grojsman, a master perfume designer. Grojsman invites us into her perfume lab and explains the way a successful scent is born. An effective perfume incorporates a delicate blend of top notes, middle notes, and bottom notes.

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This video explores the many exotic smells circulating in the world around us. Who better to understand about the sense of smell than Sophia Grojsman, a master perfume designer. Grojsman invites us into her perfume lab and explains the way a successful scent is born. An effective perfume incorporates a delicate blend of top notes, middle notes, and bottom notes. Next, we follow our noses to sample a rainbow of scent, from frankincense and truffles to sweaty locker rooms. ~ Laura Mahnken

Product Details

Release Date:
01/09/2007
UPC:
0783421265394
Rating:
NR
Source:
Wgbh
Region Code:
1
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
0:56:00

Special Features

Printable materials for educators; Access to the NOVA web site; Scene selection; Closed captions

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- NOVA: Mystery of the Senses - Smell
1. Introduction [:35]
2. A Natural History of Smell [12:35]
3. Designer Smells [10:51]
4. Middle Eastern Origins [10:27]
5. Emotional Reactions [10:09]
6. The Smell Test [8:35]

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