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October 3, 2015, Saturday, 8:00 pm. European Ig Nobel Show, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Science Center NEMO. DETAILSTICKETS.
October 6, 2015, Tuesday,6:00 pm. Ig Nobel Prize Night in Vienna,Vienna Natural History Museum, Vienna, Austria. Several Ig Nobel Prize winners will explain the research that won them the prize. Marc Abrahams and museum director Christian Koeberl will unsuccessfully attempt to maintain some sense of decorum. Details: in GERMAN and ENGLISHFree entry. RSVP: [email protected]
October 8, 2015, Thursday. Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) and Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA), Vienna, Austria. Marc Abrahams will speak at the annual retreat meeting of the (IMP) and the IMBA.
October 10, 2015, Saturday, 3:15 pm. National Association of Science Writers annual meeting, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Marc Abrahams will be part of a panel discussion: “Four writers sat in a bar: Humor and voice in science writing“.
October 14, 2015, Wednesday. St. Jude – Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Marc Abrahams will deliver this year’s Ruby Cook Lecture.
December 8, 2015, Tuesday, 7:00 pm. University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA. Edwards HallMarc Abrahams do a talk on “Humor in Science”,  as part of the URI Honors Colloquium lecture series. Open to the public, free.
December 10, 2015, Thursday. PINC Conference, Sarasota, Florida, USA. Details TBA.
January 5, 2016. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meeting, Portland, Oregon, USA. Oregon Convention CenterMarc Abrahams will be part of a panel discussing research the public is sometimes urged to consider as “inappropriate”. The discussion is part of a symposium about the morphological diversity of intromittent organs.
February, 2016, date TBA. American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting, Washington, DC. USA. The meeting will include the annual Improbable Research show. Details TBA.
March, 2016, dates TBA. Ig Nobel Eurotour. Details TBA.
July, 2016, dates TBA. ESOF, Manchester, UK. Details TBA.

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