Ig Nobels for big-ear, didgeridoo research

Eric Maskin, 2007 Nobel laureate in Economics, left, and Oliver Hart, 2016 Nobel laureate in Economics, try on plastic ears during the announcement that "Why Do Old Men Have Big Ears," won the Anatomy Prize during the 27th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. September 14, 2017. REUTERS/Gretchen Ertl

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 18, 2017, on page 6.




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