Today Is Not National Poop Day

Last month, Gizmodo got an email from WastewaterSCAN, a company that monitors sewage for traces of infectious disease. The outfit had a pitch for us: February 12th is “National Poop Day,” the company said. Would we like to talk to an expert for our Poop Day coverage? Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra: 3 Things We Love … Read more

Australia ‘bin chickens,’ or white ibises, and their poop cover Sydney

SYDNEY — Lisa Akkoumi was enjoying a leisurely summer lunch with friends in a Sydney park recently when her cafe table suddenly erupted in a flurry of black and white feathers. When she looked down, half of her meal was gone. And in its place was the grimy, six-inch beak of Australia’s most infamous bird. … Read more

The Best Vegetable to Help You Poop, According to Dietitians

This surprising veggie is a perfect addition to your diet when you need a little help to get things moving. Photographer: Jen Causey, Food Stylist: Ruth Blackburn, Prop Stylist: Shell Royster Reviewed by Dietitian Emily Lachtrupp, M.S., RD Straining on the toilet, passing dry stool or feeling like your stool hasn’t fully passed are all … Read more

New Jersey GOP Candidate Who Smeared Poop On Day Care Blames Obama

Thanks, Obama! A New Jersey electrician who is running for a seat in the State Assembly admits he once smeared poop on the doors of a day care center ― and he says it’s Barack Obama’s fault. Joseph Viso Jr. is a Republican candidate for the 36th District, but, as the New Jersey Globe notes, … Read more

An Invasive Brain-Infecting Worm Has Made Its Way to Georgia

A parasitic brain-infecting roundworm primarily spread by rats and snails is planting down roots in more parts of the U.S., research this week suggests. Scientists appear to have confirmed the presence of the parasite within local rodent populations in the state of Georgia. While human cases are considered rare, these worms can also infect and … Read more

Twitter scraps press electronic mail’s auto-reply poop emoji

Twitter’s auto-reply poop emoji to press inquiries is not any extra. Again in March, proprietor Elon Musk introduced that Twitter’s press electronic mail would now auto-reply to each message with a poop emoji: Tweet might have been deleted This got here months after mass layoffs at Twitter in November final 12 months, with the communications … Read more