March 20, 2019
Every time you flush, your poo and pee start an epic journey. From the toilet, to the sewers, to a treatment plant, our waste travels quite a distance only to end up cleaner by the end. We'll hear from a "PooTube" star about her experience with "the flush." We'll also hear about ancient sewers, a "fatberg" under London and a toilet that cleans waste on site. Plus, our Moment of Um answers why you can feel your heart beating in your neck of all places. Sponsors for this episode include: The new Kevin Henkes book, "Sweeping Up The Heart” Panama City Beach (visitpanamacitybeach.com) Calm (Calm.com/brainson) for 25% off premium subscription Quip (getquip.com/brainson) to get your first refill pack free. And you can support the show at brainson.org/donate !