" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley
Marc Abrahams is editor and co-founder of the science humour magazine Annals of Improbable Research and its website Improbable.com.
He is the founder and master of ceremonies of the Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony, honouring achievements that make people LAUGH, and then THINK. The Prizes are handed out by genuine Nobel Laureates at a gala ceremony held each October at Harvard University and broadcast on National Public Radio and on the Internet.
Marc writes a weekly column for the Guardian, and is the author of numerous books about the Ig Nobel awards and improbable research.
First broadcast on 24th June 2011.