Here are some interesting facts to learn :
About the Human Body
1.The total length of all the nerves in the human body is 75 kilometers.
2.A human makes approximately 20,000 breaths per day.
3.Human eye can distinguish up to 10 million different colors. But our brain can’t remember all of them.
4.Our ears keep on growing throughout our lives with almost unbelievable speed : a quarter of a millimeter per year!
5.The heart beats 35 million times a year. Yes, 35 million. A year!
1.India never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of history.
2.Ayurveda is the earliest school of medicine known to mankind. The Father of Medicine, Charaka, consolidated Ayurveda 2500 years ago.
3.The largest employer in India is the Indian Railways, employing over a million people.
4.Until 1896, India was the only source of diamonds in the world(Source: Gemological Institute of America).
5.Chess was invented in India.
6.Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus are studies, which originated in India.
7.India exports software to 90 countries.
8.The World’s First Granite Temple is the Brihadeswara Temple at Tanjavur, Tamil Nadu.
9.Islam is India’s and the world’s second largest religion.
10.India has the largest number of Post Offices in the world.
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1.Man is the only mammal that willingly delays sleep.
2.Divorced, widowed and separated people report more insomnia.
3.Sleep is just as important as diet and exercise.
4.Newborns sleep a total of 14 to 17 hours a day on an irregular schedule with periods of one to three hours spent awake.
5.Snoring is the primary cause of sleep disruption for approximately 90 million American adults; 37 million on a regular basis.
6.Scientists still don’t know — and probably never will — if animals dream during REM sleep, as humans do.
7.People who don’t get enough sleep are more likely to have bigger appetites due to the fact that their leptin levels (leptin is an appetite-regulating hormone) fall, promoting appetite increase.
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