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July 31, 2012

Alarm is sounding, Run! Run! Run!

devadutta @ 1:09 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1343740146 ) Play
2012-08-13

Identify this 2005 Ig Nobel Prize winner. She invented something very (in)famous while at the MIT Media Lab.

Cracked by: Logik , Rogi , Manish Achuth , godzilla101 , vinayaknp , mankuTimma , Supritha Maiya , Sujoy , Sumanth Patlolla , bhargava , Jayaprakash B R , Jay , Ananth , Santanu Bhattacharjee and Siddarth Pai

Answer:
Gauri Nanda, who invented Clocky

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15 Responses to “Alarm is sounding, Run! Run! Run!”

  1. Logik
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    Clocky by Gauri Nanda


  2. Rogi
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    Clock and Tocky inventor, Gauri Nanda.


  3. Manish Achuth
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    Clocky by Gauri Nanda.


  4. godzilla101

    gauri nanda ,clocky.


  5. vinayaknp

    Gauri Nanda


  6. mankuTimma
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    Gauri Nanda, inventor of Clocky, an alarm clock fitted with wheels and hides itself in order to force the owner to get up from the bed to find it.. :P


  7. Supritha Maiya
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    Gauri Nanda,invented a brand of alarm clocks called Clocky,which runs on wheels and makes the owner wake up in an attempt to find it.


  8. Sujoy

    The walking alarm clock, Dont remember her name and feeling too righteous to Google it up


  9. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Quoting Wiki :

    Gauri Nanda received the 2005 Ig Nobel Prize in Economics for inventing Clocky – an alarm clock that runs away and hides, repeatedly, thus ensuring that people get out of bed, and thus theoretically adding many productive hours to the workday


  10. bhargava

    Gauri Nanda, inventor of Clocky, the mobile alarm clock


  11. Ignobel for bra that can be used as a gas mask during emergencies


  12. Jay

    Gauri Nanda


  13. Ananth
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    Gauri Nanda of the runaway clock, Clocky
    Her company broke even in 2 months. :-/


  14. Santanu Bhattacharjee

    Gauri Nanda


  15. Gauri Nanda
    Clocky


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