Every second in our body there is a lot of different processes, which we did not even guess. Here are just a small part of what I found out.
1. Every second in our body is made of 25 million new cells.
2. People and bioluminescent glow in the dark. Only the light that we generate 1,000 times weaker than our eyes can see.
3. About 40 kg of the skin during their lifetime resets man completely updated its "shell" every month.
4. In a sense, our brain is created in the image of the universe. United neurons of the brain is very similar to its structure.
5. About 90% of our cells resemble cells of fungi and bacteria.
6. Along with the traditional five senses of hearing, sight, touch, smell and taste, people also have a 15 "other" senses: balance, temperature, pain, time, inner feelings of suffocation, thirst and satiety, and others.
7. If the human brain were a computer, it could carry 38 thousand trillion operations per second. Even the most powerful supercomputer in the world, BlueGene, can perform only 0 and 002% of this. Incidentally, I wonder what percentage of the possibilities of your brain you are using?
8. The muscles in our eyes move 100, 000 times a day. To train the same muscles of the legs, would have to pass daily about 80 km.
9. For every kilogram of body fat produces 10 kilometers of new blood vessels.
10. Your DNA matches the DNA of banana by 50%.
11. Because of the loneliness one can feel physical pain.
12. Man - the best long-distance runner on the planet. Thousands of years ago, we could chase our prey as long as she did not die from exhaustion. Lazy probably already.
13. For 30 minutes our body produces enough heat to boil 4 liters of water.
14. In our body hair as much, how much and in chimpanzees. But most of them are so thin that they can not even see.
15. Of the atoms during the Big Bang, 13, 7 billion years ago, is your body.
16. A piece of human bone the size of a matchbox can withstand up to 9 tons of weight. It is even harder than granite.
17. The human brain is capable of reading 1,000 words per minute.
18. Inside your navel there thousands of bacteria that form the ecosystem of the size of a rain forest.
19. In the period of love the human brain produces the same amount of neurotransmitters and hormones such as when taking amphetamines. As a result, quickens the heartbeat, lost appetite and sleep, felt a strong emotion.
20. You could see ultraviolet light if this ability does not filter lens of the eye.
21. An adult is composed of 7 octillion atoms. For comparison, in our galaxy about three hundred billion stars.
22. Our muscles are much more powerful than it seems. It was under the influence of adrenaline people can lift boulders and even cars.
23. The fingers are very sensitive person. If they were the size of a planet, you could feel the difference between a house and a car.
24. The human body contains 60, 000 miles of blood vessels. That's enough to wrap twice Earth.
25. The human eye is quite sensitive. So if our planet was flat, you would have noticed a flickering candle in the night at a distance of 30 km.
26. When you blush, your stomach mucosa is red with you.
I bet your friends are not exactly aware of such facts. Then do not be lazy and share with them this post.
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