Annals of Improbable Research (AIR)

Table of Contents for Volume 8, Issue 4, July / August 2002


Special Wiener Sausage Issue*Special Wiener Sausage Issue

On the front cover:  A Wiener work, and some wiener sausages (see page 4). Photo: Alice Shirell Kaswell. Cover design by Peaco Todd. (To see the front cover enlarged, click on the image.)

On the back cover:  To find out what the "This" of "What Is This?" is, see page 1 of the print issue. (To see the back cover enlarged, click on the image.)

The features marked with a star (*) are based entirely on material taken straight from standard research (and other Official and Therefore Always Correct) literature. Many of the other articles are genuine, too, but we don't know which ones.

Special Section: WIENER SAUSAGE (and math)

Shifty New Paradigms

Medical Breakthroughs

AIRhead Research Roundup*

Images & Poetry

News & Notes