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Cleaning your s***: The story and tragedy of people who clean...

In Delhi, ten sanitation workers have died in little over a month. india Updated: Sep 19, 2017 19:01 ISTTen sewer workers have in Delhi...

A Monster ‘Fatberg’ The Size of 20 Elephants Is Clogging London’s...

Those 'flushable' wipes sure are a gross problem. Combined with nappies (diapers), condoms, tampons and congealed fat, they can stick together to form a...

Disgusting 150-Ton ‘Fatberg’ Found in London Sewer

You might have been told at one point in your life to never pour grease or oil down the drain. This is more than...

Chandelier Hall of the Cologne Sewerage System

The original sewerage system in the city of Cologne in western Germany goes way back. It was built during the Roman era, in the...

You’ve Taken Yer Best Shot! Now It’s THEIR Turn!

In Drawing Crazy Patterns, I spotlight at least five scenes/moments from within comic book stories that fit under a specific theme (basically, stuff that...

Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden...

How Toronto’s sewage system keeps us safe, from ‘fatbergs’ to preventing...

Toronto Water's director of district operations Bill Hyde, left, in the Western Beaches Tunnel with Arash Farajian. (Marcus Oleniuk / Toronto Star) |...

The New Image From It Is Creepy for All the Wrong...

For years, fans have been waiting for a big screen adaptation of Stephen King's It. They'll get one in 2017, but the latest image...

Christmas dinner fatbergs raise flood risk, say water companies

Christmas dinner with all the trimmings could lead to congealed cooking oil and grease blocking drains up and down the country, water companies have...

Beyond Highways: An Infrastructure Agenda for the Future

The 2016 election shone a spotlight on economic anxiety in the so-called Rust Belt - the industrial heartland of America that has struggled to...