PBS NewsHour

'Lots of important things are funny'

Clip: 10/05/2013 | 2m 21s

"Lots of important things are funny." So says the founder of the Ig Nobel prize ceremony, Marc Abrahams. Abrahams is the editor and co-founder of the magazine, The Annals of Improbable Research and a columnist for The Guardian. The prize honors achievements that "make you laugh, then make you think".

Aired: 10/05/13

Rating: NR

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