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November 29, 2017

 

Scientists are studying athletes' gut microbes.

Microbes And Athletes

Maybe it's not just talent and training that differentiates good and great athletes.

May 2, 2017

 

In one study, dwarf mongooses were more likely to ignore predator poop when distracted by human noise pollution.

Polluting Mongoose Ears

Human created noise pollution has negative effects on animals.

August 9, 2013

 

Joking about poop is common but C.Diff is no laughing matter.

Fecal Transplants, C-Diff, And Poop!

Doctors have been having remarkable success with a rather unconventional type of treatment: fecal transplantation.

December 6, 2012

 

Does your cat get territorial?

Why Cats Bury Their Droppings

Kitty litter, cat box, automatic pooper scooper--an industry has built up around the fact that domestic cats bury their waste.

August 17, 2010

 

Could Today’s Sewage Be Tomorrow’s Rocket Fuel?

Fact or fiction: Scientists may have found a way to power a rocket using poop. Fact!

May 14, 2004

 

Scoop That Poop

Scooping that poop is more important than you thought. Learn about the gross effects of not cleaning up your dog's fecal matter.

September 27, 2003

 

Fossilized Poop

The topic of Today's Moment of Science is fossilized fecal matter. You heard me. Fecal matter, feces, poop, whichever you prefer.

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