This story now
IN Health & Fitness ON 25 Aug, 2015
Day on day technology has been emerging on its way! People are surprised by the next day invention they see at their doorstep. Nevertheless how far the technology has taken its ride towards advancement it has never been able to beat one machine prepared by nature. The Human Body!
You may have never heard of the number of sensors working in our body. The number of reactors working 24*7 and the amount of data getting stored and the various processes taking place!! It's just that we are not able to see through our own body and wonder "Can a human ever beat the technology of Human Body?" Here are few facts which will surprise you what your body does every day, every second!!
According to facts collected across the world a healthy liver processes around 720 liters of blood per day. Can you ever imagine your lever working to that extent?
A tiny part of your body which enables you the hearing capacity contains around 24,000 fibers in it. which can be very large number compared to the same size gadget which can hold a maximum of 1000 circuit connections
On an average their are around 5,00,000 touch detectors in your body which helps you react. Our human body has left our technology way behind in the number of sensors that can be fitted in 1 machine.
A square inch of your skin contains 1300 nerve cells. which are responsible for relaying electrical messages in your body.
All the blood in our body passes 400 times through each kidney per day. that is why it is ok to donate 1 kidney. your body can always work on 1 kidney!!
Every hour, your eye can process 36,000 bits of information to your brain. which may be less than a camera but it has no inbuilt battery so you can process all day
Your fingers stretch and bend about 25 million times in your lifetime. the next time you are free try to find out how many times you have stretched your fingers in a day.
U heard it right!! you have a unique tongue print which differs from every individual. So dna and finger print arent the only which which are totally different in each person
For every 24 hours, in a healthy adult, more than a gallon of water containing over an ounce of salt is absorbed from the intestine.
If you just joint all the nerves in your body and start measuring it you will have to walk 45 miles. thats the total length of all the nerves in your body
When you talk the total number of muscles which interact with each other are 72 in number. And it feels like we just spoke with a single digit number of muscles
Human body can differentiate about 10,000 odors in its life time. the next time you smell something keep the count!!
Have your ever wondered how many muscles work when you blink an eye? Its more than 200!!
It travels the distance of 4 times the width of North america!! which means our blood travels about 12,000-60,000 miles a day!!
If you ever wondered that your eye was a digital camera it would have 576 megapixels. Now dont ask whats the zoom range !!
In your lifespan the human kidneys clean over 1 million gallons of blood present in your body!! offcourse it doesnt need a service!!
from the day you are born to the day you die, your brain's long-term memory can hold as many as 1 quadrillion (1 million billion) separate bits of information
In each kidney, there are 1 million filters that clean around 1.3 liters of blood every minute and push out close to 1.5 liters of urine every day. next time u heard someone's kidney is not working just imagine how important it is!!
It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open. because the pressure with what you sneeze can relatively seperate your eye balls from your body
researchers have concluded that there are over 1, 000,000,000,000,000 connections in the human brain. And this is the shocking fact you have ever heard!
Nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 170 miles per hour.
the number of hairs on your head if you are an average human being varies from 100,000 to 150,000.
The average number of chemical reactions taking place in your brain are 100,000 to 1,000,000.
Our heart beats around 100,00 times every day or about 30 million times in a year. now calculate it with your date of birth!!
Ovaries contain over 500,000 eggs, but only about 400 get the opportunity to create life!!
To access this content, confirm your age by signing up.