think piece

anosmia and memory

What happens if you lose your sense of smell and how does this affect your memory?

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five books that ignite me: peiyu shen

Peiyu Shen, owner of the China-based independent bookstore and publishers 'Shen Shi Shu Ju' shares five of her favourite books from her travels around the world.

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the science of smell

Ever wondered how your nose works and what it’s capable of?

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five senses from my world: guerrilla girls, anonymous art activists

Five senses from Guerrilla Girls world, the masked art activists who question cultural institutions we take for granted while exploring diversity in European art organisations. 

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everybody’s over signature scents

Growing up, perfume was controversial. As a teen I needed to drench myself in exactly what every other girl in my class was wearing too. But then all that changed when I discovered that there was more than one facet to my personality.

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making films: behind the scenes

Take look behind the scenes in director Eva Michon's Making Films with Alma Har'el video: a look at the making of JellyWolf and the current state of play within the film industry through the eyes of female filmmakers championing diversity, and Alma Har'els Free The Bid initiative. 

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celebrating international women’s day

In light of International Women’s Day, we invite you to take another look at some of some of the features from the past year on the groundbreaking women whose use of the senses in their creativity make them exemplary to The Fifth Sense’s cause.

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five moments from the surf life of yukari yachi

In China, the concept of girls surfing is still even more alien than the sport itself so we asked the keen young surfer Yukari Yachi to share five moments from her surf life and the multitude of waves to the senses that naturally come with it.

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a sense of the seasons

Certain seasonal experiences and feelings just don’t have one word that describes them so we asked Georgie Okell to take our hand and walk us through the sounds, scents and indecipherable feelings each season brings.

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