Each year, a magazine called The Annals of Improbable Research awards the Ig Nobel prizes to honor the weirdest and funniest scientific projects ever undertaken by humans. In this pair of Stuff to Blow Your Mind episodes, Robert, Joe and Christian discuss this year's winners. In part two, you’ll hear about profiles in lying, pale horses, automotive alchemy, the passion of a fly collector, and people who find profundity in meaningless statements.
The 2016 Ig Nobels: Rat Pants, Mooning and the Sincerity of Rocks (part 1 of this episode)
STBYM's 2015 Ig Nobel Prize Episode: Part 1 (podcast episode)
STBYM's 2015 Ig Nobel Prize Episode: Part 2 (podcast episode)