Ig Nobel EuroTour

Where: Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 6pm
When: University Place, The University of Manchester
Price: free

We’d love for you to join us at The University of Manchester on Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 6pm, for this free Ig Nobel EuroTour event.

The event will be compered by Ig Nobel prize founder Marc Abrahams. You’ll hear from three winners of the prize that honours research that makes people laugh, and then think:

  • Dr Minna Lyons: Referee Height Influences Decision Making in British Football Leagues
  • Professor Francis McGlone: The Pleasurability of Scratching an Itch Is Higher in Ankles Than Backs and Forearms  
  • Dr Herbert Crepaz: Dead Magnetised Cockroaches Behave Differently Than Living Magnetised Cockroaches

Register now to join us and the thousands of alumni and supporters like you who attended a University of Manchester alumni event last year.

Tickets are free.

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