IgNobel 2005 Prize in Nutrition

This year’s IgNobel prize in Nutrition was awarded on October 6th to Dr. Yoshiro Nakamats of Tokyo, Japan, for photographing and retrospectively analyzing every meal he has consumed during a period of 34 years (and counting):

Unfortunately, the study doesn’t seem to have been published yet. I await with belated breath…

In the meantime, amuse yourself with his website:


You might be surprised to learn that Dr Nakamats is the inventor of the floppy disk.

I wonder how much he deadlifts…