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A path to smarter sanitation: Mathew Lippincott at TEDxConcordiaUPortland
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Added Apr 23, 2013
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“There’s nothing safe or comfortable about a toilet. It’s merely familiar.”

In an ever-changing world, the basic design of the toilet remains unchanged. Through a humorous critique of this “antique device”, Mathew Lippincott asks us to think a little harder about how society deals with the problems of sanitation.