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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. ...more

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Scorpion Love with No Butt: 2022 Ig Informal Lecture

The Ig Nobel Prizes honor achievements that make people LAUGH, then THINK.

In the Ig Informal Lectures, some days after the ceremony, the new Ig Nobel Prize winners attempt to explain what they did, and why they did it. We are releasing these lectures one at a time.

The 2022 Ig Nobel Prize for Biology was awarded to Solimary García-Hernández and Glauco Machado, for studying whether and how constipat

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Published on November 28, 2022 05:00
Average rating: 3.39 · 689 ratings · 92 reviews · 30 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Ig Nobel Prizes

3.50 avg rating — 255 ratings — published 2002 — 9 editions
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This Is Improbable: Cheese ...

3.06 avg rating — 183 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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The Ig Nobel Prizes 2: An A...

3.57 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
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This is Improbable Too - Sy...

3.10 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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The Best of Annals of Impro...

3.78 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1997 — 4 editions
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Sex as a Heap of Malfunctio...

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The Man Who Tried to Clone ...

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Annals of Improbable Resear...

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4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2014
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