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for Vol. 12, No. 6, Nov/Dec 2006
Ig Nobel Issue

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 IG NOBEL Issue*Special IG NOBEL Issue

On the front cover: Ivan Schwab, co-winner of the Ig Nobel Ornithology Prize, delivers his acceptance speech at the ceremony. Photo: Kees Moeliker.
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On the back cover: Ig Nobel Mathematics Prize winners Nic Svenson (at the microphone) and Piers Barnes (wielding a camera) deliver their acceptance speech. They calculated how many group photos one must take to (almost) ensure that nobody’s eyes are closed. Group photo: David Holzman.
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Cover design by Peaco Todd.

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