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+ - University of Queensland Custodian of Pitch Drop Experiment dies

Submitted by donak
donak (609594) 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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