Marc Abrahams





Marc Abrahams

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Marc Abrahams writes the 'Improbable Research' column for the Guardian and is the author of 'This Is Improbable'. He is the founding editor of the science humour magazine Annals of Improbable Research and founder of the Ig Nobel Prizes, which are presented at Harvard University each year. Abrahams and the Ig have been covered by the BBC, New Scientist, Daily Mail, Times, and numerous other outlets internationally. He lives in Massachusetts.


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The Ig Nobel Prizes
3.35 of 5 stars 3.35 avg rating — 114 ratings — published 2002 — 6 editions
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This Is Improbable: Cheese ...
2.93 of 5 stars 2.93 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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The Ig Nobel Prizes 2: An A...
3.49 of 5 stars 3.49 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
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The Best of Annals of Impro...
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1997
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Sex as a Heap of Malfunctio...
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1993
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The Man Who Tried to Clone ...
3.14 of 5 stars 3.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2006
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This is Improbable Too - Sy...
2.33 of 5 stars 2.33 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2014
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Annals of Improbable Resear...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2013
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Der Einflua Von Erdnuabutte...
1.0 of 5 stars 1.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1999
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Annals of Improbable Resear...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2014
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