Reviews and Revues: Health Wonk roundup and Ig Nobels tonight

The new edition of the Health Wonk Review is out, hosted for the first time by the Health Talent Transformation page. It includes a video in honor of the UN's new ambassador to outer space. Such a move clearly qualifies for an Ig Nobel award, but the alien ambassador will have to wait until next year. The 2010 Igs will … Continue reading Reviews and Revues: Health Wonk roundup and Ig Nobels tonight

Ig Nobel award ceremony next Thursday!

The Ig Nobel Awards would be the highlight of the Boston sci/med social season - if there were such a thing. For 20 years, the editors of the Annals of Improbable Research -- live on stage, and now via webcast-- have honored scientists whose work makes people laugh, then makes them think.  This year's ceremony … Continue reading Ig Nobel award ceremony next Thursday!