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Golden Goose Awards for Unusual Research

By Karen Zusi | September 16, 2015

This year’s honors go to researchers who mapped human populations, showed spots to cats, and offered children marshmallows to examine the kids’ patience and self-control.

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Golden Goose Awards Given Again

By Erin Weeks | September 12, 2013

Researchers behind high-impact studies that at first seemed obscure are honored in another round of prizes.

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