May 30, 2020

The brown canary

If Covid resurges, we can get a few days' warning to ignore, thanks to ... poop.

May 14, 2020

Laughing at penguin poop

Penguin poop apparently emits a lot of nitrous oxide. Bad for the environment, but funny for researchers.

May 10, 2020

Death by poop

A Florida lizard ate too much of the wrong stuff ... until it was 80 percent poop.

May 4, 2020

Phages, poop, obesity, and diabetes — together at last

A particular kind of fecal transplant might help you lose weight and avoid diabetes.

April 27, 2020

Today’s number two story

Testing municipal sewage might be a good way to track the spread of SARS-CoV-2.

April 18, 2020

ID’ing ancient poop, smelling yourself thin, storms a-comin’, and more

From string-making Neanderthals to poop identification, plus hurricane predictions and more....