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Beards and other studies. Also, 7 other things worth your time.
Kudos to Kate for bringing the subject of today’s newsletter to my attention: the 2021 Ig Nobel Prizes.
“The what?” you might ask, if you were like me up until a few days ago, and have never heard of these awards.
They’re the annual prizes awarded by the science humor magazine, Annals of Improbable Research, intended to celebrate research that makes you l…