Friday, July 22, 2016

Chemical Alphabet - Smell All About It

Like all good mysteries, it is hidden in plain sight.

It has, if anything, deepened as our knowledge of smell has increased.

Like most enticing enigmas, it is simply stated:

what is this chemical alphabet that our noses read so effortlessly from birth?

 – Luca Turn

illustration: Alphabet Stew Lura Astor