Is there a link between bad smells and thoughts?

Bad smells affect mood

Smell sense and the brain Smell is a powerful sense, it is connected right in the middle of the brain.  The two main areas that the sense of smell is processed is in the Amygdala (the area in charge of memories and emotional responses) and the Hippocampus (responsible for the fight or flight mechanism).  That […]

Why Do Chute Rooms Smell?

There is little worse than leaving for work in the morning, going into the hallway to wait for the elevator and getting hit with the smell of old gross garbage. Why do the hallways smell of garbage? This is a common occurrence in many multi-residential buildings due to how air circulates. The phenomenon is called […]