It's not just you. Toast really does land buttered-side-down most of the time, and now science has proved it — with a simple, but frustrating, experiment that won an Ig Nobel Prize. Discover the physics of why the universe hates you. Or, at least, why the universe hates breakfast.
Fifteen years ago today, Dutch researcher Kees Moeliker stumbled across the first example of homosexual necrophilia in the mallard duck. Now, lovers of weird science around the world celebrate this discovery with Dead Duck Day.