2013 Ig Nobel Prizes

Ig Nobel prize

Prize in Medicine

Masanori Niimi, Masateru Uchiyama, Qi Zhang, Xiangyuan Jin, Toshihito Hirai, Hisashi Bashuda and Atsushi Amano, their research proves that opera is good for a mouse’s heart.
“The opera prolongs a mouse’s life who had a heart transplant.”… Read more

 

Anti-cancer cherries

Anti-cancer cherries

Cherries has sweet taste, bright color and rich nutrients, but not only these, it also has an anti – cancer effect by making cancer cells battle each other. Because scientists found that, cherries contained anthocyanin which has better effect than … Read more

 

Paper fact

paper dragon

There is no piece of square dry paper that can be folded more than 7 times in half in the word!

But it is said in 2002 a high school student Britney Gallivan used tweezers to fold toilet paper into … Read more