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mini-AIR (October issue): Monsters at the Royal Society, etc.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

The October issue of mini-AIR (our monthly e-mail newsletter just went out. (mini-AIR is a wee little supplement to the magazine). Topics include:

  • Vampires and Rabies
  • Monsters at the Royal Society
  • Dam, Bloodsucking Blackflies Limerick Competition
  • and more
It also has info about upcoming events.

Mel [pictured here] says, “It’s swell.”

mini-AIR is the simplest way to keep informed about Improbable and Ig Nobel news and events.

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BONUS: Investigator Paul Tomblin, who reads mini-AIR, send us this note: “Not an entry [in the limerick contest], but no discussion of dams and bloodsucking blackflies is complete without a reference to Wade Hemsworth‘s Blackfly Song:

mini-AIR August issue: Screws, bolts, and so forth

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

The August issue of mini-AIR (our monthly e-mail newsletter just went out. (mini-AIR is a wee little supplement to the magazine). Topics include:

  • News about the coming Ig Nobel Prize ceremony & webcast
  • The BG Bang Limerick Competition
  • Arm-Wrestling: A Humerus Twist
  • Screw When Where Limerick Competition
  • and more
It also has info about upcoming events.

Mel [pictured here] says, “It’s swell.”

mini-AIR is the simplest way to keep informed about Improbable and Ig Nobel news and events.

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mini-AIR May issue: Bang’s Cuspidor, and so forth

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

The May issue of mini-AIR (our monthly e-mail newsletter just went out. (mini-AIR is a wee little supplement to the magazine). Topics include:

  • Bang’s Blutzucker
  • The BG Bang Limerick Competition
  • Bang’s Cuspidor
  • and more
It also has info about upcoming events.

Mel [pictured here] says, “It’s swell.”

mini-AIR is the simplest way to keep informed about Improbable and Ig Nobel news and events.

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April mini-AIR: Joints, bones, and pitted pebbles

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

The April issue of mini-AIR (our monthly e-mail newsletter just went out. (mini-AIR is a wee little supplement to the magazine). Topics include:

  • How Many Joints?
  • Ig Nobel Eurotour Thanks, and Next Year
  • Green: Thumb Injury Limerick Competition
  • Salamander 5th Toe Loss
  • and more
It also has info about upcoming events.

Mel [pictured here] says, “It’s swell.”

mini-AIR is the simplest way to keep informed about Improbable and Ig Nobel news and events.

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March mini-AIR: Pitted this and that, and stuff

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

The March issue of mini-AIR (our monthly e-mail newsletter just went out. (mini-AIR is a wee little supplement to the magazine). Topics include:

  • Human Epididymis’s Pitted Pattern
  • Cannock Chase Pitted Pebbles Limerick Competition
  • Interest of Ruin Probabilities Poet
  • Nuts, Cracking, and Pitted Stones
  • The Ig Nobel Euro-tour and the new Improbable book
  • and more
It also has info about upcoming events.

Mel [pictured here] says, “It’s swell.”

mini-AIR is the simplest way to keep informed about Improbable and Ig Nobel news and events.

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