Os jornalistas quiseram saber o que fazia rir os cientistas e eles responderam.
As áreas abordadas foram:
An electron and a positron go into a bar.
Positron: “You’re round.”
Electron: “Are you sure?”
Positron: “I’m positive.”
They have just found the gene for shyness. They would have found it earlier, but it was hiding behind two other genes.
A statistician is someone who tells you, when you’ve got your head in the fridge and your feet in the oven, that you’re – on average – very comfortable.
A weed scientist goes into a shop. He asks: “Hey, you got any of that inhibitor of 3-phosphoshikimate-carboxyvinyl transferase? Shopkeeper: “You mean Roundup?” Scientist: “Yeah, that’s it. I can never remember that dang name.”
Psychiatrist to patient: “Don’t worry. You’re not deluded. You only think you are.”
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