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Sensuous pleasure

Eating activates and combines all forms of sensory perception. Discover how sensorial experiences and the ensuing culinary pleasure forge our personality.

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16.04.2015 Ian Horman BSc, PhD.
The brain is one of the most complex structures in the universe. It contains about 100 billion neurones, about the same number of stars in all the galaxies of the known universe. It takes in everything relating to the body’s external and internal environments and gives signals to act accordingly.
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16.04.2015 Chloé Silae
Besides personal preference and being a fun thing to do, what really goes on in the brain when you eat in the dark? We decided to find out more by dining in the Parisian restaurant Dans le noir. As a result of not being able to see, we became particularly aware of changes in our sensory perceptions.
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14.04.2015 Sebastian Dieguez
 
When discovering the world outside of the womb, newborns are not in unfamiliar territory. In fact, they have long become accustomed to and prepared for becoming not just part of the human race, but part of a particular social group, which they have been able to study at their leisure by using their mothers as a source of data and sound box, developing one sense after the other and finally all of them together.
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04.05.2014 Francesco Panese
Babies develop a sense of self through their enjoyment of food.
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30.04.2014 Andrea Maier

Infants are not big vegetables fans and rarely eat the advised amounts, but recent research shows that their aversion can be overcome.

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