Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Sunday another round of did you know (human body)

Scientists say the higher your I.Q. the more you dream.

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.




Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:06 AM on Jun. 29, 2009 in Just for Fun

Answers (9)
  • 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.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:07 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • There is about one trillion bacteria on each of your feet.

    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 growing 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 hate.



    Blondes have more hair than dark-haired people.

    Your thumb is the same length of your nose
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:07 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • interesting
    darcibeisheim

    Answer by darcibeisheim at 12:07 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • That must explain why I dream SO often!


    j/k, lol....but I do dream a lot! :)
    StefanieN84

    Answer by StefanieN84 at 12:08 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • Now I'm sitting here with my thumb up against my nose, checking this out, haha!
    StefanieN84

    Answer by StefanieN84 at 12:09 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • A pair of human feet contain 250,000 sweat glands


    Yeah I must be a freak of nature, I think I have about 350,000. I do dream quite a bit so that explains a lot.


     

    Gigi1969

    Answer by Gigi1969 at 12:15 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • yikes..... I tried the thumb on my nose thing too :( and really dreams are only 2 or 3 seconds? I would like to see the research on that cause it doesnt sound right at all..... nwo I am going to look up human body facts and post a few myself.....
    kristalee83

    Answer by kristalee83 at 12:22 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • hmm ok.... heres some from me

    the majority of american models are skinnier than 98% of American women
    90% of people have "innies"
    our eyes never grow, our ears and nose never stop growing
    In england the chance of a woman having twins has doubles since WW2 at this rate all pregnancies will result in twins by 2060
    a bowl of lime jello when hooked up to an EEG machine exhibitsmovement virtually identical to that of a healthy person
    the liquid inside of young coconuts can be substituted for blood plasma
    kristalee83

    Answer by kristalee83 at 12:55 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

  • Very interesting!

    Also, did you know that the length from the inside of your elbow to your wrist is the same length as your foot?
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 10:18 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.