Ig Nobels 2017: Crocodile Slots, Twins & Old Ears


Do old men have larger ears? Corbis/VCG/Getty Images
Do old men have larger ears? Corbis/VCG/Getty Images

Each year, the Ig Nobel prizes celebrate the most absurd and humorous efforts in legitimate scientific research – and 2017’s winners do not disappoint. Join Robert, Joe and Christian as they discuss all 10 studies in a special three-part Stuff to Blow Your Mind feature. In part 2, you’ll gamble with crocodiles, stare at your twin’s reflection and measure some old man ears.

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