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—> All scheduled people-gathering-in-a-physical-location events are of course subject to what happens with the COVID-19 pandemic. We will update details here as soon as we know them.

February 11, 2021, Thursday, 2:15-3:15 pm. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, USA—This year’s Improbable Research session is a special presentation about the current crop of Ig Nobel Prize winners (and a look back at Dr. Elena Bodnar’s 2009 Ig Nobel Prize-winning Emergency Bra). This year, the AAAS annual meeting is happening entirely teledistantly. Navigate to the AAAS Meeting live channel <>
February 22, 2021, Monday, 5 pm. Israel Physical Society (IPS) Conference , Israel—Marc Abrahams will give the closing talk, teledistantly, about Improbable Research and the Ig Nobel Prizes.
July, 2021 (exact date TBA) Readercon—Improbable Dramatic Readings from improbable research studies.
September, 2021 (exact date TBA) The 31st First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony—Details TBA.
Some time, 2021 2021 Ig Nobel Euro (and Brexitannia) Tour—The 2021 tour will—pandemic permitting—include many events that were postponed (because the pandemic was not permitting) in the truncated 2020 tour. Details TBA.
Some time, 2021 Ig Nobel Exhibition, and other events, Japan—Pandemic permitting, these events (originally scheduled for 2020) will happen some time in the fall. Details TBA.

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