6 days Anti-cancer pizza wins spoof Nobel prize Manilatimes |World
A study of whether pizza made and eaten in Italy wards off cancer and an inventor of a diaper-changing machine are among the winners of this year’s spoof Nobel prizes. Scientists who measured children’s saliva and those examining the pleasure of scratching an itch were also honored at the 29th annual Ig Nobel Prizes, which celebrate the sillier side of science. The awards were due to be handed out on Thursday at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. AFP ... more