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Tickets Alert: Ig Nobels and the Festival of Bad Ad hoc Hypotheses
Tickets Alert: Ig Nobels and the Festival of Bad Ad hoc Hypotheses

Tickets Alert: Ig Nobels and the Festival of Bad Ad hoc Hypotheses

Two lords of geek come together next month for an evening of science and comedy.

Feb
13
2020
Tickets Alert – The Ig Nobel Awards come to London
Tickets Alert – The Ig Nobel Awards come to London

Tickets Alert – The Ig Nobel Awards come to London

One of the highlights of the annual science entertainment calendar is making a return, with an evening comprising of an eclectic mix of science, humour, really bad poetry and a small girl interrupting the speakers.

Jan
07
2017
Ticket Alert – Ig Nobel Award Tour
Ticket Alert – Ig Nobel Award Tour

Ticket Alert – Ig Nobel Award Tour

One of the key highlights of the annual science entertainment calendar is making a return to Imperial College in March, with an evening comprising of an oddly eclectic mix of science, bad poetry (Really. Bad. Poetry) and a small girl walking up to people and saying “Please Stop, I’m Bored”.

Feb
10
2016
Grab some free tickets to the Ig Nobel show
Grab some free tickets to the Ig Nobel show

Grab some free tickets to the Ig Nobel show

One of the highlights of the annual science entertainment calendar is making a return in March, with an evening comprising of an oddly eclectic mix of science, bad poetry, and a small girl walking up to people and saying “Please Stop, I’m Bored”.

Jan
15
2014
Get your tickets for the Ig Nobel tours
Get your tickets for the Ig Nobel tours

Get your tickets for the Ig Nobel tours

One of the highlights of the annual science entertainment calendar is making a return to Imperial College in March, with an evening comprising of an oddly eclectic mix of science, really bad poetry and a small girl walking up to people and repeatedly saying “Please Stop, I’m Bored” when a speaker has droned on for too long.

Jan
31
2013
How to get tickets to the 2012 Ig Nobel Awards tour
How to get tickets to the 2012 Ig Nobel Awards tour

How to get tickets to the 2012 Ig Nobel Awards tour

The Ig Nobels are coming! One of the key highlights of the annual science entertainment calendar is making a return to Imperial College in March, with an evening comprising of an oddly eclectic mix of science, opera and a small

Jan
22
2012

Ig… Quack! Quack! Quack! …Nobels

What happens when you gather together a group of scientists and writers about science, ask them to talk for two minutes on a topic they know nothing about and constantly interrupt them with duck quacks? You get the Ig Nobel’s

Mar
11
2011

The Ig Nobel Tour Goes “After Dark”

As mentioned earlier, the

Feb
28
2011

Get tickets to the Ig Nobel Awards

The Ig Nobels are coming! The Ig Nobels are coming! The Ig Nobels are coming! What is one of the key highlights of the annual science entertainment calendar is making a return to Imperial College next month, with an evening

Feb
07
2011

The Ig Nobel Awards come to London

The Ig Nobel awards – an annual award for real science that seems just a bit weird when you first hear about it – also hosts a series of shows around the UK, and the London tour details have been

Feb
08
2010

The Ig Nobel Tour of Improbable Research

I had a truly entertaining night after wandering along to the London leg of the Ig Nobel tour – where various scientist types are invited to give a short talk about some recent research which has landed them with the

Mar
13
2009

The Ig Nobel Awards – Coming to London

Just a heads up for an event occurring in March, for which you need to book tickets now(ish). The Ig Nobel awards – given to genuine scientific research which tends to baffle and lead to joky headlines in the tabloid

Feb
12
2009