A Japanese website that maps the world's scents has been launched, giving text descriptions and pinpointing areas where various smells can be found.
The Nioi-Bu actually launched in December, but has already attracted 200 members or 'smellists' to the cause.
"All that is missing on the web is a smelling function," spokeswoman Kayo Matsubara told PA. "That's our next challenge."
Only in Japan
Unfortunately the site is currently only available in Japanese, which is a shame because according to the wire service we'd be able to track down the likes of 'cat with halitosis.'
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Fortunately we already know the location of 'girl with overpowering perfume' and 'tramp who smells of urine', which will probably suffice until an English version rears its smelly head.