This Is Improbable : Cheese String Theory, Magnetic Chickens, and Other WTF Research Paperback
Marc Abrahams, the mind behind the internationally renowned Ig Nobel Prizes, is on a mission: to gather the bizarre, the questionable, the brilliant, the downright funny, the profound - everything improbable - from the annals of science research.
What's the best way to slice a ham sandwich, mathematically?
What makes Bobs look especially Bob-like? Is the right or left ear better at discerning lies? Could mice be outfitted with parachutes to kill tree snakes?
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Oneworld Publications
- Publication Date: 01/03/2013
- Category: Popular science
- ISBN: 9781851689750