Dr. Nakamats, in Russian, at length

Nearly an hour of the Russian edition of the documentary film about 2005 Ig Nobel Prize winner Dr. Nakamats is online. Dr. Nakamats won his prize for having photographed and alylized every meal he consumed during a period of 34 years [a streak which he has since extended], which is but one of his many thousand notable and self-noted accomplishments. The film has a curious property: You will find it perhaps equally enlightening whether you speak Russian or not:

BONUS: A review of this by the Moscow University Alumni Club

BONUS: A photograph of Dr. Nakamats’s romantic return to the Ig Nobel Prize ceremony last year


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