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Digestive System Diseases

Digestive System Diseases

Tiny germs of cholera spread through the river Too small to see yet so dangerous. Flies carry the cholera yet on their feet. Unwashed hands spread it too. We swallowed the cholera germs on our water, on our food and on our fingers. Just one look and the nurse knew

Why Do Some Animals Eat Poop?

Why Do Some Animals Eat Poop?

Hi, this is Emily, from MinuteEarth. Humans eat lots of weird stuff, but one thing we almost never eat is poop, either because we’re naturally grossed out by it, or because we’ve learned that poop contains nasty pathogens. But for lots of animals, feces is a regular part of the