Entries ranging from car interiors to coffeehouses

Now, three years on, Odeuropa has officially launched its products—a Smell Explorer search engine, which offers insight into how the past smelled, as well as how people described, depicted and experienced those smells, and the Encyclopedia of Smell History and Heritage, with entries ranging from car interiors to coffeehouses. Odeuropa also hosted a one-day Smell Culture Fair in Amsterdam on November 28 to share the overall project’s final results.

— Read more in A New [online] Encyclopedia Explores Europe’s Smelly History at Smithsonian Magazine. Hat tip to spiderplant!


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