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The Man Who Tried to Clone Himself

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A hilarious collection of the world’s most improbable research in the sciences, arts, and humanities

The Nobel Prize brings well-deserved recognition to the world’s greatest accomplishments. But for some who are not lucky enough to become Nobel laureates comes the Ig Nobel Prize, which honors the most eccentrically innovative minds and their unique endeavors. Born from th
Paperback, 272 pages
Published September 26th 2006 by Plume (first published 2006)
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I rate Book 2 of the Ig Nobel Prizes the same as the first book, but I think this one may have had a higher incidence of disgusting content.
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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 ...more
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