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Links related to senses presented in a somewhat random fashion:

Sensory-friendly
How Museums Are Becoming More Sensory-Friendly For Those With Autism

Smell/Olfato
market herbs, fruit
Petrichor – the smell of rain on dry earth.

Foul
anosmia

bodysphere/5394434
anosmia-lives-without-sense-of-smellhttp://hyperallergic.com/360698/smelling-the-old-books-of-the-morgan-libraryhttps://youtu.be/bJkv9b9o9lo

Taste/Sabor (Gusto)
Fair:
Foul
Do you eat to live or live to eat?

Taste

inside-the-world-of-the-tastemaker

Hearing/Audición (Oido)
Live music, indigenous conversation
Noise pollution, traffic
vacuum cleaner
idling bus
teachers with megaphones
soundscape
soundscape
We need more cowbell
People who do not listen with all their senses will not hear.
Hearing the Past
Ambient-Sounds-from-the-Abastos-Market
watch?v=4B0hGyKV9qs
Active versus passive listening
The Nerve: Wired for Sound (Music and the Brain)
Soundscapes – the sounds of the natural world
http://www.wildsanctuary.com

Sight/Visión
Fair:
Foul

Fill your eyes with beauty (Llena tus ojos con belleza)

I can see clearly now

What has been seen can’t be unseen.
Vision Revolution
The Topography of Language
Radio Lab: Blink
Eye_chart
eyechart/id293163439?mt=8
Movie: Blindness

Touch/Tacto
Fair:
Icky

white glove tour

Agony and Ecstasy: the sense of touch

First stage is oral and the other aural

Come Hungry
The notion of connecting responsible travel to the senses – particularly taste (!) – has global appeal. Right now I have ‘Come Hungry’ translated into a half dozen languages (as well as some other key phrases).

Hearing (audición)
sonic soundscape
how do travelers complain/criticize sound pollution?

Site listening – “the act of attentive listening in any chosen location, privileging the auditory environment as the focus of awareness.”
– Lawrence English, http://www.thesilentballet.com/dnn/Reviews/2011/MostViewed/tabid/169/ctl/Details/mid/655/ItemID/3827/Default.aspx

Touch
hugs, kisses, fist bump
eyes reveal rather than conceal their direction

Taste
We have five tastes: sweet, sour, salty, bitter and umami (savory), the attraction to proteins.
Taste versus flavor – taste is what you get when something
We consume flavor, the orchestration of olfaction and the taste system

Misc
Would you like to smell something bad?

Misc
The joy of walking toward an unknown and pleasant sound

Maori
Maori: rongo (rangona): hear, smell, taste
Compensation
Sensory substitution
Sensory substitution – Wikipedia

Wikipedia
Cinco sentidos
Sense
Synesthesia

Planeta.com

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Engagement

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