What Happens When You Flush

The flushing toilet is a remarkable piece of technology which keeps our cities sanitary. But what happens when you say goodbye to your creations and flush the thing?

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Really, rather a lot. This video runs through the daily business of shifting excretions. Keep a strong stomach, there's ten minutes to watch! [Sci Show]

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I always thought poop was a concentrated evil that was whisked away by a magical portal to a dark dark land that no one shall speak its name.