Tuesday, August 05, 2008

The Human Body

The human body is a machine that is full of wonder. This collection of human body facts will leave you wondering why in the heck we were designed the way we were.

-Scientists say the higher your I.Q. The more you

-The largest cell in the human body is the female egg
and the smallest is the male sperm.

-You use 200 muscles to take one step.

-The average woman is 5 inches shorter than the
average man.

-Your big toes have two bones each while the rest
have three.

-A pair of human feet contain 250,000 sweat glands.

-A full bladder is roughly the size of a soft ball.

-The acid in your stomach is strong enough to
dissolve razor blades.

-The human brain cell can hold 5 times as much
information as the Encyclopedia Britannica.

-It takes the food seven seconds to get from your
mouth to your stomach.

-The average human dream lasts 2-3 seconds.

-Men without hair on their chests are more likely to
get cirrhosis of the liver than men with hair.

-At the moment of conception, you spent about half an
hour as a single cell.

-There is about one trillion bacteria on each of your

-Your body gives off enough heat in 30 minutes to
bring half a gallon of water to a boil.

-The enamel in your teeth is the hardest substance in
your body.

-Your teeth start developing (in your gums) 6
months before you are born.

-When you are looking at someone you love, your
pupils dilate, they do the same when you are looking at someone you

-Blondes have more hair than dark-haired people.

-Your thumb is the same length of your nose.

At this very moment I know full well you are putting this last fact to the test...now remove your thumb from your nose and pass this on to the friends you think might be interested in comparing their thumbs to their noses as well ..

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