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+ - University of Queensland Custodian of Pitch Drop Experiment dies

Submitted by donak
donak writes: Professor John Mainstone the custodian of the Pitch Drop Experiment at University of Queensland, in Brisbane Australia has passed away at the age of 78 without ever having seen a drop of pitch fall into the beaker under the funnel.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-08-26/pitch-drop-professor-dies-before-longest-running-experiment-ends/4912104
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University of Queensland Custodian of Pitch Drop Experiment dies

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