This scientific article about poop may have the best title in the…

Here now for your consideration is "An In-Depth Analysis of a Piece of Shit," — a real research article published by real scientists in the latest issue of PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, a real, peer-reviewed scientific journal. » 1/03/13 1:02pm 1/03/13 1:02pm

Why doctors are treating allergies with parasitic worms

Hookworms are ghastly little creatures. Tiny, parasitic, and frighteningly invasive, these wriggling hell-spawn consistently rank among leading causes of morbidity in underdeveloped nations, abound in regions of the world suffering from poor sanitation, and have been described by various epidemiologists as "the… » 8/10/12 11:00am 8/10/12 11:00am