Our heart beats around 100,000 times every day
Our blood is on a 60,000 mile journey
Our eyes can distinguish up to 1 million color surfaces and take in more information that the largest telescope known to man.
Our lungs inhale over two million liters of air every day, without even thinking.
They are large enough to cover a tennis court.
Our hearing is so senstive, it can distinguish between hundred of thousands of different sounds.
Our sense of touch is more refined than any device ever created.
Our brain is more complex than the most powerful computer and has over 100 billion nerve cells.
When we touch something, we send a message to our brain at 124mph.
We produce 100 billion red cells every day.
We have over 600 muscles.
We exercise at least 30 muscles when we smile.
We are about 70% water.
We make one liter of saliva a day.
Our nose is our personal air-conditioning system: it warms cold air, cools hot air and filters impurities.
We have copper, zinc, cobalt, calcium, manganese, phosphates, nickel and silicon in our bodies.
THIS IS THE BEST GIFT WE’VE EVER RECEIVED. IT HOUSES OUR SELVES, OUR HEART, OUR MIND, OUR SPIRIT, OUR IDENTITY.
WE HAVE NO OTHER OPTION BUT TO TAKE CARE OF IT!!!
…. sometime we will have to account for it.
~~a wondrous creation~~
10 Amazing Facts about the Human Body
Nerve impulses travel as fast as 170 mph
The brain can store more information than the Encyclopedia Britannica
The heart creates enough pressure to squirt blood 30 feet
Sneezes clock in at 100 mph
The average person farts 14 times a day
Human body is estimated to have 60,000 miles of blood vessels
Acid in the stomach is strong enough to dissolve razor blades
Your nose can remember 50,000 different scents 9.
The ashes from a cremated person average 9 pounds.
By the age of 60, most people will have lost about half their taste buds
Interesting facts: Human Body
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Amazing Human Facts
Published on Sep 28, 2013
The Human Body is the most Amazing & the highest Creation in this World. The structure & functions of the Human Body are Interesting, Intricate & Thought provoking. Many a times, we are unable to understand how it is functioning, even though Science & Technology have unraveled many Mysteries of the Human Body. The Medical Science has attributed a lot in knowing our Body & its Functions.
Here, the author, Dr.Purushothaman, a Surgeon by profession is trying to present some of the Interesting Facts about the Human Body & its Functions in relation to our day to day Life.