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2011: The Year in Pee and Poop

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credit: Sami Grover

What a Crappy Year...

When I posted a slideshow back in 2009 on the year in pee and poop, many people assumed it was a joke.

But the fact is, sanitation issues are crucially important to a safe, stable and sustainable society.

From astronauts drinking their own pee to urinals in trees and diaper-eating mushrooms, this year we've seen some awesome stories on how we might better handle our human waste. Here are a few of our favorites.

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