The Annals of Improbable Research highlights real (unusual) research papers and ones that could be real...in all areas of science and more.
They also award the Ig Nobels - for the wackiest papers published in the scientific literature.
and even have a "Luxuriant Flowing Hair Club for Scientists (LFHCfS)"
Here is one example:
Film clip and psychology question
and it includes the most incredible action scene ever!