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What happens to the human body after 100 years inside a coffin

Your brain is one of the first parts of your body to break down. Just a few minutes after death, its cells collapse and release water. Then other energy-guzzling organs follow. That night, microbes eat through your gut and escape into the rest of your body. They release toxic gases […]
What happens to the human body after 100 years inside a coffin
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9 useless body parts that humans no longer need

Some human body parts have become useless over the past few million years. Useless body parts include the appendix, the tail bone, and the muscle fibres that produce goose bumps. Some human body parts serve no purpose despite once having a specific function among our ancestors. The appendix, for example, […]
9 useless body parts that humans no longer need
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3 surprising ways humans are still evolving

Evolution gave humanity powerful brains, flat feet, and opposable thumbs. But it’s not through with us yet. From drinking milk to fending off disease, humans are still evolving new traits that help us survive and thrive in a changing world. Following is a transcript of the video. On the outside, […]
3 surprising ways humans are still evolving
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This incredible animation shows how humans evolved from early life

Humans have had a long history. 3.8 million years in the making, to be precise. From the primordial puddle to the modern day, here’s how humans have evolved. The following is a review of the life forms depicted in the video. The origin of life, Prokaryote, Cyanobacteria, Eukaryote, Choanoflagellate, Platyhelminthes […]
This incredible animation shows how humans evolved from early life