insect olfaction
Image of the Day: Moth Proboscis
Image of the Day: Moth Proboscis
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Mar 5, 2018
The hawkmoth’s brain uses a different area to search for food than it does to look for where to lay eggs.  
Bug Off
Bug Off
Kerry Grens | Oct 3, 2013
Identification of a DEET-sensitive olfactory receptor leads to alternative, possibly better, repellants.
An Olfaction Odyssey
An Olfaction Odyssey
Megan Scudellari | Oct 1, 2013
Thanks to a book, a war, and a big green caterpillar, John Hildebrand found himself mapping the exquisite and surprising wiring of the insect olfactory system.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2013
October 2013's selection of notable quotes