More industry meetings choose Ig Nobel Prize winners as keynotes speakers

More and more industry, as well as science, meetings and conventions are inviting Ig Nobel Prize winners to be their keynote speakers. Here’s one of the latest, as reported by Big Rigs, the transport industry newspaper: Share the stage with industry leaders From IG Nobel prize for his ground-breaking work on the ‘Sonic crisp’ to multisensory warning […]

Kirshner’s further thoughts on The Universe

Robert Kirshner‘s interview (conducted by Tam Hunt) under the headline “Dark Energy, and Making Sense of the Unseen — In a conversation with Robert Kirshner, the famed Harvard astrophysicist opens up about an ‘extravagant universe’“, is fun and interesting. But it’s not (and nothing could be) as fun and interesting as the keynote address he gave […]