(VIDEO) How to master your sense of smell - Alexandra Horowitz

Some perfumers can distinguish individual odors in a fragrance made of hundreds of scents; tea-experts have been known to sniff out the exact location of a particular tea; and the NYC Transit Authority once had a employee responsible only for sniffing out gas leaks.

But can anyone learn to smell with the sensitivity of those experts?

Alexandra Horowitz shares three simple steps to a better nose.