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Posts tagged nose

March 18, 2013

 

dipping milk and cookie

Blowing Milk Out Of Your Nose

Have you ever laughed so hard that milk came out your nose?

February 4, 2013

 

boy crying against a gray background

Why Does Crying Make Your Nose Run?

What's the connection between crying and a runny nose?

November 17, 2011

 

vampire bat on white background

How Do Vampire Bats Use Their Noses To Detect Prey?

They prowl in the dark, soar through starlit skies... they are vampire bats and they're looking for blood!

September 22, 2011

 

monkey

Some Monkeys Chew Their Cud?

Proboscis monkeys from Borneo and cows do have something in common: They both chew their cuds.

March 17, 2011

 

lifting weights

I’m Sick But Is It Safe To Exercise?

Is there truth to the saying, "sweating out a cold?"

November 18, 2010

 

snowman in winter

What Happens To Your Body During Frostbite?

What is frostbite and why is it so dangerous to your body?

February 6, 2009

 

Roses

Smelly Dreams

Researchers have found that odors can affect dreams.

August 29, 2007

 

Girl smelling flower

To Sniff or to Smell

To sniff and to smell, they are basically the same thing right? Actually, sniffing and smelling are two different phases of the smelling process.

September 22, 2005

 

Deviated Septum

It’s generally not considered good etiquette to stick a finger up your nose, but feeling inside your nose can be a good way to learn more about how it works. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

July 14, 2004

 

Nostrils and Roses

Why do humans have two nostrils? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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