Poop

Probiotics: If you don’t just just poop them out, they may muck up your guts
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Enlarge / Lactobacillus acidophilus and L. casei cultured from a commercial probiotic food gel sold in health food stores. (credit: Getty | Scimat) There’s a pungent cloud of hype and hope around probiotics—and researchers have long tried to clear the air about what the bowel-blasting products can ( and mostly can’t) do. Now, a new […]

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Scientists explore using astronaut poop to make space food
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Astronauts aboard the ISS drink recycled pee for a reason: we can only bring so much food and water to to space. Imagine how much more we need to take for that year-long journey to Mars. Since bringing more resources means higher costs — the heavier…

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Litter Robot looks like a spaceship for your cat to poop in     – CNET
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This self-cleaning litter box will help keep your cat’s “special space” tidy.

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Apple's new iPhone X ad features singing poop     – CNET
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Commentary: It’s Christmastime, and Apple really wants to inspire you to buy its smartphone of the future … with four new ads.

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Meet the 67 emoji candidates for 2018 (yes, there's more poop)     – CNET
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Highlights include a kangaroo, salt shaker, cupcake and… sad poop.

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Scientists Want to Use Color-Changing Rainbow Poop to Diagnose Your Bowel Problems
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The physical appearance of your bowel movements can already reveal a lot about your body’s digestive health, and color changes can even indicate more severe problems. But scientists at Rice University want to make it even easier to spot medical problems in your colon, by tinting your poop a rainbow of different… Read more…

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Human Poop Found in Coke Cans at Manufacturing Plant 
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File this story under shit you didn’t want to know. Police in Northern Ireland have opened an investigation to find out exactly how human feces found its way into a shipment of cans at a Coca-Cola bottling plant. Read more…

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Marshmallow Peeps Oreos are turning tongues — and poop — pink     – CNET
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The cookie maker says the bright-pink food coloring is harmless, but eat enough, and you may discover a colorful surprise.

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Watch Fighter Jets Poop a Swarm of Tiny, Screaming Drones  
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On Tuesday, the Department of Defense published video of fighter jets releasing a swarm of Perdrix drones during a military exercise in October. The entire operation likely cost millions of dollars, but hilariously resembles a couple of giant metal birds pooping a flock of screaming, tiny birds mid-flight. Read more…

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