Sydney’s body farm, wombat’s cubic stool, the micro-full-moon and fearing Friday the 13th
This week’s dose of Boiling Point is brought to you by Cat, Chantelle and Tim.
Moving corpses, cubic stool and the micro full moon
Moving corpses and mummification – what research on a body farm looks like,
Faeces come in cubes – at least when you are a wombat, and how the industry can benefit from this ‘invention’,
Friday the 13th and the full moon – why it was such a special one.
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News from Sydney’s body farm:
The science behind the cube-shaped poo: https://mobile.abc.net.au/…/wombat-faeces-cube-sh…/11510952…
Rare full moon will light up Friday the 13th for the first time in years: https://www.cnet.com/…/full-moon-will-light-up-friday-13t…/…
Fear of Friday The 13th Phobia – Paraskevidekatriaphobia or Friggatriskaidekaphobia: https://www.fearof.net/fear-of-friday-the-13th-phobia-para…/
Is Friday the 13th bad for your health? https://www.bmj.com/content/307/6919/1584
Answering the myth: use of emergency services on Friday the 13th
Popular Belief Meets Surgical Reality: Impact of Lunar Phases, Friday the 13th and Zodiac Signs on Emergency Operations and Intraoperative Blood Loss