This bizarre, tongue-in-cheek mini-documentary posted by the Kurz Film Agentur, looks at the Centrifuge Brain Project, a series of scientific experiments by the Institute for Centrifugal Research with amusement park rides.
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We are proud of our history - a chronicle of passion and pioneering achievements in the realms of brain manipulation, excessive G-Force and prenatal simulations. Established in 1976 by Dr. Matthew Brenswick and Dr. Nick Laslowicz, the institute has never stopped doubting the generally accepted lawsof physics.
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