Aca­demic gib­ber­ish

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An “aca­demic” pa­per com­posed en­tirely of gib­ber­ish was ac­cepted for a lec­ture at the In­ter­na­tional Con­fer­ence on Atomic and Nu­clear Physics in At­lanta last month. Prof. Christoph Bart­neck of New Zealand’s Univer­sity of Can­ter­bury said he be­gan writ­ing (us­ing Ap­ple iOS) by en­ter­ing “atomic” and “nu­clear” into his tablet and “ran­domly” fol­low­ing what­ever “au­to­com­plete” sug­ges­tions emerged.

Sam­ple sen­tence: “The atoms of a bet­ter uni­verse will have the right for the same as you are the way we shall have to be a great place...” Con­clu­sion: “Power is not a great place for a good time.”


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