Forty sensory experts, students, artists, urban designers and business people from across the UK gathered together at the University of Manchester on the 19th March 2012 for a half-day interdisciplinary workshop … Continue reading
Littering levels on public transport influenced by ambient odour
A team of Dutch social psychologists has proposed a simple solution to the litter problem on trains – infuse carriages with the citrus scent of cleaning product.
It doesn’t matter how many times I carry out smellwalks with people, there’s always something interesting and unusual that we stumble upon. Earlier this week, Kate McLean and I led … Continue reading
How smells enter our experience of the city As central gathering points for people, products, activities, vehicles and things, cities have famously delivered stimulation to all of our varied senses. … Continue reading