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Ig Nobels Awarded For Research Into Big Ears, Feline Fluidity

Enlarge this image Matthew Rockloff and Nancy Greer give their acceptance speech after winning the Ig Nobel Economics Prize during ceremonies at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., on Thursday. The pair won for their experiments to see how contact with a live crocodile affects a person’s willingness to gamble. Michael Dwyer/AP hide caption toggle caption Michael Dwyer/AP Can a cat be both a liquid and a solid? Does contact with a crocodile influence a person’s willingness to gamble? And do old men really have big ears? Those are just a…

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