The Scicurious Brain

The Scicurious Brain

The Good, Bad, and Weird in Physiology and Neuroscience

Friday Weird Science: Pee sniffin'


...for asparagus!

Can you smell it in your urine when you've had asparagus? It turns out that some people are a lot more sensitive than others. And why? Genetics!

So eat some asparagus, take a sniff, and see where you fall! And head over to Friday Weird science to see it all!

The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American.

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