Sunday, September 19

Ig Noble Prize

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These are the prizes for absurd investigations of 2021 | Digital Trends Spanish

A new edition of the Ig Noble Prize It was carried out in 2021, delivering - as is customary - prizes and recognition to the most absurd investigations carried out during the year. In 2021, the event was held again virtually, just like last year. But the virtuality is a detail: the important thing is to reward studies that "first make you laugh and then think", as indicated by the slogan of the award ceremony. And one of the most outstanding recognitions was in the field of transport, in which a study carried out by researchers from various countries who wanted to verify the effectiveness of transporting rhinos upside down, hanging from a helicopter, was honored. The research may seem ridiculous, but it is not. The transport of rhinos with this method is carried out frequently in Afri...