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How Does Color Influence Our Perception of Quality?

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Good morning, readers! This is just a super quick post to actually send you to another website! I recently wrote a piece for Palate Press called “Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder: How Color Affects the Perception of…

The Nose Knows: Examining the Differences in Olfactory Perception Between Experts and Novices

Olfactory perception is a key mechanism of wine tasting, as smelling the wine tells one a great many characteristics of a given wine which contribute significantly to the overall wine tasting experience.  Do experts possess greater olfactory perception than novices? …