Nepal Earthquake anniversary: Images of endurance

Kathmandu, April 25 Exactly two years ago today, a massive earthquake of local magnitude 7.6 had rattled Nepal, leaving more than 9,000 dead and thousands of others injured. Millions of lives were affected by the disaster as thousands of physical infrastructures collapsed or sustained significant damages. Spanish freelance photojournalist Omar Havana¬†was in Nepal during the […]

The strange science of odour memory

Smell is a powerful sense. It can improve alertness, reduce anxiety and influence self-confidence. Certain odours can even prime people to have safe sex. Odours provide a richness to our perception of the world. But, despite the ubiquity of smell, we understand less about smell memory than we do about visual and auditory memory. The […]