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How Gross Is it if I Can't Wipe My Butt After Pooping?
The universal question for when the TP runs out.
Cultural Traditions Are Fueling the Spread of a Rare Tuberculosis Strain
Poverty is also a factor, but customs like eating raw meat and drinking blood are not helping.
Under the Knife
You Had to Be a Little Insane to Be a Surgeon in the 1800s
Back then surgery was nothing but rivers of pus and filth and it's a miracle the human race survived.
Over 2 Billion People Worldwide Don't Have Access to Basic Sanitation Services
The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today, we take a look at Goal #6: Clean Water and Sanitation.
Indian Politicians Are Cutting Off Power to People Who Poop Outside
In the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, people in villages without toilets could face a forced electricity blackout.
Is Toilet Food Considered a Health Code Violation?
Welcome to the first installment of 'Seriously, Though, Who Is This?' I anonymously texted a bunch of revered chefs weird photos of gourds on toilet rims to deduce their true stances on food safety. The results were divided, to say the least.
Madagascar Has a Poop Problem
A London-based startup hopes to lead a lavatorial revolution with an affordable toilet that's wireless, off-grid, and able to charge your phone.
Poop, Pedaling, and Water Will Power the Future
Young entrepreneurs are making the future of clean energy accessible and affordable in unorthodox ways.
Indian Official Wants White People to Stop Telling Indians How to Poop
Toilets don't work when you have no water.
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How Bad Is it if I Don't Use Soap When I Scrub a Dish?
If it looks clean, it must be clean, right?
Great, Now Superbacteria is Crawling Up Sinks
There's a literal monster lurking in hospital pipes.
You Think You've Got It Tough, This Guy Cleans the Tote Toilets on a Sunday Morning
Phil Gionfriddo has to clean up your piss, spew, and deal bags.