“All you really need to do is take off your shoes and listen to your feet. It’s really that simple.” —So writes the modern philosopher John Sifferman.
Claudia Dreyfus interviews Daniel Lieberman (who shared the 2009 Ig Nobel Prize in physics, for or analytically determining why pregnant women don’t tip over) about his research on barefoot running and other things. It’s in the New York Times. Here’s a snippet: Among his academic peers, Daniel Lieberman, 47, is known as a “hoof and mouth” […]
Daniel Lieberman, 1/3 of the 2009 Ig Nobel Prize-winning trio who discovered why pregnant women don’t tip over (their study was published in Nature), has a new paper out, also in Nature [Lieberman, D. E. et al. Nature 463, 531-536 (2010).] Nature comments on it: evolutionary biologist Daniel Lieberman at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, […]