Our bodies are perfect machines, performing thousands of processes every minute while we are reading, for example, this article. And we don’t even know about the majority of them.
WeGoRo collected a few unbelievable facts about our bodies that will definitely surprise you.
The hair of red-haired women is used to make hygrometers (devices for measuring air humidity).
Our brain can provide enough energy to light up a light bulb.
Despite the widespread opinion that color blindness is a gender-related condition and only men suffer from it, it is also found in 0.4% of women (up to 8% of men have this condition). However, the gene of color blindness is inherited only from mothers.
In order to make only a single step forward, our body uses more than 200 muscles working consequently. This number may vary depending on personal anatomy peculiarities.
These are just a few examples of the amazing abilities of the human body. For example, if you spent 2 minutes reading this article, you have blinked about 40 times.
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