Original URL: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2007/01/27/the_odd_body_great_moments/

Great moments in human research

Part One: Research you really didn't need to know

By Dr Stephen Juan

Posted in Science, 27th January 2007 09:02 GMT

Also in this week's column:

Great moments in human research 1: "Concluding, among other things..."

The Ig Nobel Prizes are awarded to research that is not exactly compelling. Here are some "winners" in human research.

Stephen Juan, Ph.D. is an anthropologist at the University of Sydney. Email your Odd Body questions to s.juan@edfac.usyd.edu.au