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Ig Nobel Prize winners stop bleeding with pork, make sausage from poop
Ig Nobel Prize winners stop bleeding with pork, make sausage from poop

Would you eat sausage made with bacteria from dirty diapers? Do you fear your cat is making you depressed? Did the “Grilled Cheesus” episode of “Glee” make you wonder whether Finn had lost his marbles? Scientists have done the research and produced answers to these questions – and plenty more like them. Their work was celebrated Thursday night at the 24th installment of the Ig Nobel Prizes. The ceremony at Harvard University’s Sanders Theatre honored dozens of scientists whose research may not win a Nobel Prize but still proves that no question is too trivial to benefit from rigorous analytical scrutiny. (And speaking of Nobel Prizes, four bonafide...

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