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When a person dies, his sense of hearing is the last to go.
A dog’s sense of smell is 10,000 times stronger than humans.
Small Animals Sense Time Slower Than Humans.
Airplane food isn’t very tasty because our sense of smell and taste decrease from 20 to 50 percent.
Swearing gives you a sense of calm, control, and well-being.
African elephants have the best sense of smell in the animal kingdom.
The top six crops in the world, wheat, corn, rice, barley, sorghum and soy, are all fruits in the botanical sense of the word.
Fish in polluted lakeslose their sense of smell.
The word ‘Buddha’ is a title, which means ‘one who is awake’, in the sense of having ‘woken up to reality’.
Around 6% of people have narcissistic personality disorder. They have a strong sense of self-importance and lack empathy.
Often referred to as the “love molecule”, oxytocin is typically associated with helping couples establish a greater sense of intimacy and attachment.
Tetris is addictive because it presents a continuous stream of incomplete tasks. Fulfilling those tasks gives players a constant sense of achievement.
Psychopaths tend to have a poor sense of smell, a study found.
The Atlantic salmon’s sense of smell is 1000 times greater than that of a dog.
Research has shown that all sorts of animals, from insects to monkeys, have a sense of personal space.
The word “rooster” was favored in the U.S. as a puritan alternative to “cock” after it had acquired the secondary sense “penis.”
Hearing is the fastest human sense. A person can recognize a sound in as little as 0.05 seconds.
In the X-Men movies, the sound of Wolverine’s claws shooting out was made by tearing a turkey apart and also cracking nuts to give a sense of metal protruding through flesh.
Experiencing new things slow down our internal sense of time, studies have found.
Learned helplessness is a condition in which a person suffers from a sense of powerlessness, arising from a traumatic event or persistent failure to succeed. It is thought to be one of the underlying causes of depression.