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@joelockhart  @realDonaldTrumpJoe  You didn't spot that he won the (joke) Ig Nobel prize "for using the Covid-19 viral pandemic to teach the world that politicians can have a more immediate effect on life and death than scientists and doctors can. "

turns out that @realDonaldTrump  won the Ig Nobel Medical Education Prize “for using the COVID-19 viral pandemic to teach the world that politicians can have a more immediate effect on life and death than scientists and doctors can.”

Boffins win Ig Nobel Prize for giving alligator helium to see how it sounded

Boffins win Ig Nobel Prize for giving alligator helium to see how it sounded

Knives made from feces and a new method to detect narcissists by their eyebrows were among the winners at the 2020 Ig Nobel Prize ceremony.

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A team of scientists who put an alligator in a helium-filled box and made it shout have won an Ig Nobel Prize, a prestigious(ish) award that commemorates the science world's more unorthodox experiments.

A team of scientists who put an alligator in a helium-filled box and made it shout have won an Ig Nobel Prize, a prestigious(ish) award that commemorates the science world's more unorthodox experiments.

A team of scientists who put an alligator in a helium-filled box and made it shout have won an Ig Nobel Prize, a prestigious(ish) award that commemorates the science world's more unorthodox experiments.

Why do wombats poo cubes? Fluid dynamicist Patricia Yang just won an Ig Nobel Prize for her work on this question. She spoke to us last year about the surprising science behind our bathroom habits

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The 2019 Ig Nobel Prize in economics went to a team of researchers who tested which country’s paper money is best at transmitting dangerous bacteria. (It's the Romanian Leu, though the pound was not tested.)

Congratulations to researchers Roger Mieusset and Bourras Bengoudifa, who have just won an Ig Nobel prize "for measuring scrotal temperature asymmetry in naked and clothed postmen in France." Read the rest of the results here:

This year's Ig Nobel Prize ceremony begins tonight at 6 PM EDT. Watch it live online:

Gregg Miller won the 2005 Ig Nobel prize for medicine for the invention of Neuticles; prosthetic testicles for dogs.

Ig Nobel Prize creator Marc Abrahams shows off this unusual disaster-preparedness device

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