Science, for the most part, is serious. It makes serious predictions and serious discoveries that have a serious impact on the world. But that doesn't mean that scientists themselves are always serious. They've been known to do things like crack their knuckles for 50 years just to prove a point to their mothers and publish papers about curing hiccups with your butt. Serious science has the Nobel Prizes. But silly science? That's got the Ig Nobel Prizes.
Written by Ashley Hamer October 10, 2018
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