Ancient hygiene

What's your artifact doing in Boss Kean's ditch?
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Pyrrho
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Ancient hygiene

Post by Pyrrho » Sat Jul 30, 2016 4:51 pm

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-new ... 180959900/
Ancient "Poop Sticks" Offer Clues to the Spread of Disease Along the Silk Road

The parasites found within the 2,000-year-old-feces smeared on bamboo suggest more than commodities made the trip
The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Rob Lister
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Re: Ancient hygiene

Post by Rob Lister » Sun Jul 31, 2016 12:05 pm

I'm trying to figure out the mechanics of poop sticks. google was no help. Nor is my imagination.