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“Bug Splats, Flamingos, Tornados!”– an Ig Nobel prize favorite moment

This historic Ig Nobel Favorite Moment video stars Meryl Klein, whose then-fiancé, now husband, Mark Hostetler was awarded an Ig Nobel Prize in entomology, for his book, “That Gunk on Your Car,” which identifies the insect splats that appear on automobile windows.

The Ig Nobel Prizes honor achievements that make people LAUGH, then THINK.

The 30th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony will be webcast September 17, 2020 at

Coordinator, Narrator, & Typist: Seth Gliksman

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