Monday, October 8, 2012

Amazing Facts To Blow Your Mind

Now you can sound even smarter around your friends with these simple but super fun facts about life!
Mushrooms: The most recent common ancestor of mushrooms and humans is more recent (shallower in the tree) than the most common recent ancestor of mushrooms and plants.  
Neurons: One estimate puts the human brain at about 100 billion neurons and 100 trillion synapses. Wikipedia  
Atoms: Over 99.94% of an atom's mass is concentrated in the nucleus.   Wikipedia  
Cells: Every one of us completely regenerates our own skin every 7 days. A cut heals itself and disappears in a week or two. Every single cell in our skeleton is replaced every 7 years.

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