Imagine training every day of your life for one big moment, only to find that the moment will be marred by wading through shit-infested water. That’s exactly what members of the US Olympic rowing team will feel when they head into the polluted waters of Rio de Janeiro at the 2016 Olympics. The team will be competing…
Chicago and its outlying suburbs create 1.5 billion gallons of wastewater every day. Since this isn't the 1880s anymore and you can't just let the effluence run back into Lake Michigan, you've got to clean it. Here. At the biggest wastewater treatment plant on Earth.
I've been re-watching Carl Sagan's Cosmos in Hulu. I watched the series when I was a kid, and it opened my mind in an unforgettable way. I forgot how mesmerizing it can be to listen to his explanations. [Thanks John!]
Blast that shit with a $12.99 can of Poop Freeze, turning your pet's hefty hunk of steaming junk into an ice sculpture complete with a white crusty film that makes it oh-so-scrumptulicious to pick up.