Monthly Archives: June 2016


June 2016

LifeStraw Saves Lives in the 3rd World

By |2017-05-09T22:21:25+00:00June 22nd, 2016|Blog|

In America, it’s easy to take access to proper plumbing and filtered water for granted. Fortunately, the LifeStraw is providing citizens of third world countries with access to clean drinking water. Depending on the source, water may contain pathogens which lead to a number of life-threatening diseases. How LifeStraw Works The LifeStraw allows users to [...]

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The Science of Sewage!

By |2017-05-09T22:21:25+00:00June 16th, 2016|Blog|

It has been long-debated that certain materials are better to flush down the toilet than others. In fact, many toiletry products come with warnings advising you not to flush them. We’re not saying you should ignore those warnings, but if you do, you know who to call! Check out this video of scientists testing different [...]

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Toilets in Space!

By |2017-05-09T22:21:26+00:00June 3rd, 2016|Blog|

We don’t even think about going to the bathroom in our daily lives here on Earth. We’re much more concerned with getting on with whatever we were doing (or, in some cases, how long we can be on our phones before our coworkers wonder where we are). In space, there is no such thing as [...]

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