How good are you at spotting authentic scientific research? Marc Abrahams, editor of the Annals of Improbable Research has compiled three scientific studies, at least one of which is a spoof.
Read on to see if you can tell the real studies from the fake.
#1: Cetaceans, Sex and Sea Serpents
Theories for a sea serpent sighting was likely to have been whales “either without flukes, or possibly, a male in a state of arousal.”