INFOGRAPHIC: Amazing Facts About The Human Body

The human body is capable of many strange and incredible things. The infographic below, which comes courtesy of, shows just how weird — and ridiculously awesome — the human body really is. Here are some facts we thought were particularly impressive: 

  • Blood pressure tends to rise on Monday morning, possibly coinciding with the beginning of the work week
  • Your brain can remember over 50,000 scents
  • The average American consumes almost 15,000 pounds of meat in a lifetime
Human Body


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