Some Incredible Facts About The Human Brain

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Some Incredible Facts About The Human Brain.

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  1. Actually, a human brain or your brain is MORE active when you’re asleep.
  2. Information can go in-between parts of your brain at a speed of 260mph.
  3. You have over 100,000 miles of axons in your brain. They could wrap around the Earth 4 times.
  4. Your brain doesn’t have pain receptors. It can’t feel anything.
  5. The human brain's lack of pain receptors is why doctors can perform brain surgery on conscious patients.
  6. Kim Ung-Yong of South Korea had the highest IQ ever recorded (210).

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  1. Your brain is the fattest organ in your body. It’s about 60% fat.
  2. The human brain can generate about 25 watts of power at any given time. It could power a light bulb.
  3. Having a bigger brain doesn’t make you smarter. In fact, Albert Einstein had a relatively small brain.
  4. During pregnancy, a woman’s brain will shrink. It will take up to 6 months to regain its size.
  5. When you were born, your brain was about the size it is now. That’s one reason why babies have such large heads relative to their bodies.
  6. Experts estimate that, over the course of a lifetime, modern human brains will retain up to 1 quadrillion pieces of information.

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  1. You had more brain cells when you were 2 years-old than you will at any other point in your life.
  2. There are more than 100,000 chemical reactions happening in the human brain every SECOND.
  3. Your brain accounts for 2% of your mass but uses 25% of your oxygen and energy.
  4. You could survive only having one side of your brain.
  5. Your brain will continue to develop until you’re in your late 40s.
  6. Every day, you have about 70,000 thoughts.