digestion

Why Do We Pat Our Bellies After We Eat? And Does It Help With Digestion?

Beyond feeling nice, does it actually do anything? Psychologically, it might!

Is There a Way to Eat Beans Without Farting?

Does the musical fruit have to make you toot?

What Would It Actually Be Like to Be Digested in a Sarlacc for a Thousand Years?

The bad news is, there’s a surprising number of Sarlacc-like animals out there — the good news is, a millennium-long digestive process is basically impossible

All That Bubble Tea Is Clogging Up Your Colon

And four other things we learned about our bodies this week