April Fool's Day was kind of a bust this year for science, but this makes up for it:
The "paper" is here.
Edited by gmusser at 04/03/2008 2:36 PM
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George Musser is a contributing editor for Scientific American, author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to String Theory (Alpha, 2008) and of Spooky Action at a Distance (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015). This article won the 2011 Science Communication Award from the American Institute of Physics.