February 22, 2013
Can You Eat Your Own Poop? Scientists Answer.
Hamilton Nolan, Gawker
Hello, it is time for "Hey, Science," our nauseatingly scientific weekly feature in which we have your most provocative scientific questions answered by real live scientists (or related experts). No question is too smart for us to tackle, which will be our downfall. This week, medical experts answer the question: Can you eat your own poop?
TAGGED: gut flora, feces, coprophagy