And now we present the IGNobel peace prizes Answered
Ig Nobels Salute Stranger Side Of Science:
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Talk of the Nation , November 28, 2008 - What do studies on potato chips, puzzle-solving slime mold and jumping fleas have in common? Each was awarded an Ig Nobel prize this year by the editors of the humor magazine Annals of Improbable Research.
Annals editor Mark Abrahams serves as the emcee of this broadcast of the awards ceremony. Abrahams is author of The Man Who Tried to Clone Himself.
The LINK to the IGnobel podcast from NPR