Also, public bathrooms learn to text and soccer fans make a toilet-paper Niagara Falls.
A 27-year-old woman was left as a newborn in restaurant bathroom, but now is tracking down her biological mom on Facebook.
Soundproof toilets, baby changing stations, and showers, all cleaned by staff after each use.
Russians aren't that weird when it comes to using the bathroom, it seems.
Evolution gave us hands, but people are so afraid of germs in the bathroom they prefer to use feet, hips, and paper towels to touch things.
In other toilet news, Juggalo porta-potties are disgusting, a Japanese toilet is hackable, and a man allegedly bombs a gas-station commode with a skunk.
Also, Brazil deploys an energy-generating toilet and Britain scares the hell out of potential drunk drivers.
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It's like they're prepping for a cover story in House & Garden.
German researchers say the "Big Lavatory Concept" is necessary to accommodate the world's larger body weights.
Participants of the "International Sanitation Hackathon" have some promising ideas to fight disease and death caused by poor sanitation.
Arizona wants to tie bathroom access to birth certificates; scientists sound warning about pit latrines; a municipal government does BYO toilet paper.
Can the Porta-Potty experience be improved with bass-thumping soundtracks?
And in other public-bathroom news, plastic seat covers might be germy and they saved Hitler's toilet.
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A review of the research indicates that could be the nasty truth, and other toilet tidbits.
Also, the Portland Loo is voted best public bathroom in Canada, and Japan deploys a toilet soccer goalie.
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