Parsing Science - A Sniff Test of Stress

Might the chemicals we exhale while watching movies tell us about the emotional stress that we're experiencing? In episode 41, <a href="https://www.mpic.de/en/research/atmospheric-chemistry/williams-group.html" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Jonathan Williams</a> from the <a href="https://www.mpg.de/153030/chemie" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Max Planck Institute for Chemistry</a> in Mainz, Germany discusses his research analyzing the gasses emitted in cinemas, as described in his article "<a href="https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0203044" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Proof of concept study: Testing human volatile organic compounds as tools for age classification of films</a>," published on October 11, 2018 in the journal <a href="https://journals.plos.org/plosone/" rel="noopener" target="_blank"><em>PLOS One</em></a>.<div><br></div><div><a href="https://www.parsingscience.org/2019/01/22/williams/">https://www.parsingscience.org/2019/01/22/williams/</a><br></div>