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Media: Linguistics Ig Nobel Prize

Submitter: Peter Hendriks

Submitter Email: peter.hendriks@anu.edu.au
Linguistic Field(s): Not Applicable

Media Body: From the BBC news item on the 2007 Ig Nobel Prizes:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7026150.stm

'Linguistics - A University of Barcelona team for showing that rats are
unable to tell the difference between a person speaking Japanese backwards
and somebody speaking Dutch backwards.'

As one does.

Peter Hendriks
Issue Number: 18.2903
Date Posted: October 04, 2007