You read it half-right. It's Ig Nobel!
Ig Nobel prize for MPI researchers
The Ig Nobel Prizes honour scientists for achievements that first make people laugh and then make them think. Dingemanse: “What may be most surprising about our finding is not that ‘Huh?’ appears to be universal, but that this was discovered only now. Linguists have only recently started to compare conversation across cultures. There’s a lot still to find out.”
(Re-posted from http://www.mpi.nl/ig-nobel-prize-for-mpi-researchers)