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Smell (olfaction)

Information gathered from chemicals in the air. Inhaled molecules excite receptors in the olfactory epithelium.

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Olfactory bulb

Gathers messages from the olfactory receptor cells and send them to the brain.

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Taste

Sensory receptors and taste buds of time sensitive to salty, sour, bitter, and sweet.