Wrong Doomsday, Gay Birds, Storks Feeding on Hobbits
It’s the 2011 Weird Science Awards! MSNBC lists off the top Weird Science awards for some of the craziest and strangest antics you can think of. Number 8, The race to create A.I. as smart as a cat, stuck out the most to me due to the fact the Pentagon is funding it. Sheesh!
Sex, booze and strange animal tricks: You had to know the 2011 Weird Science Awards would hit on those themes. After all, past award winners have included scientists’ successful quest to reattach rabbit penises, a 2,700-year-old marijuana stash and glow-in-the-dark kitties . This year, msnbc.com users were asked to select the weirdest stories from a list of 30 nominees . Click ahead to count down the top 10 selections, plus some bonus picks.