Humans fart at the speed of 9.5 KMs per Hour and 5 other weird facts about your body

Human body is the greatest of mysterious objects in the earth. In this blog I will be sharing some weird facts about the human body. I bet you have probably never heard of these facts.

Sneezing Speed

Can you believe that you sneeze at  speeds of 100 miles per hour or more? Yeah but its true. This gives you a valid point to cover your mouth and prevent someone from being attacked of microbes at a speed of 100 miles per hour.


A typical fart is composed of about 59% nitrogen, 21% hydrogen, 9% carbon dioxide, 7% methane and 4%oxygen. Only about 1% of a fart contains hydrogen sulfide gas and mercantile, which contain sulfur, and the sulfur is what makes your fart to stink. The average human farts 14 times a day which is enough to fill a medium sized balloon. Humans farts at an average speed of 9.5 km per hour. Even dead bodies of human can fart for 3 hours after death. Unbelievable but true that women’s farts smells worse than men’s farts. But dear men ,don’t be complacent enough because you fart more often than women. Tighter means louder farts. Intensity of farts can be found by looking at . Tighter gives louder farts.


Your brain contains about 100 billion neurons which would take you over 3,000 years to count them all. Whenever you dream, laugh, think, see, or move, it’s all because of these  tiny neuron transmitting signals. Neurons send info to your brain at more than 150 miles (241 kilometres) per hour. When a bee lands on your bare foot, Sensory neurons in your skin relay this information to your spinal cord and brain at a speed of more than 150 miles (241 kilometres) per hour. Your brain then uses motor neurons to transmit the message back through your spinal cord to your foot to shake the bee off quickly. Motor neurons can relay this information at more than 200 miles (322 kilometres) per hour.


Nails of Men tends to grow faster than the nails of  women. The growth of nails is faster in summer than in winters. Women’s nail grow much faster than anyone during pregnancy.


The density of human hair per square inch is even more than that of chimpanzees and apes. This may sound strange as none of us wants to look hairy but if you look through a magnifying glass you can see a lot of hairy pores in your skin.

Body Odor

The human body has 50 thousand sweat glands that can produce up to one liter of sweat a day and release harmful toxins.  The groin and the armpits are the areas that produce the majority of odor. East Asians (Chinese, Koreans, and Japanese) have fewer apocrine sweat glands compared to people of other descent, and the lack of these glands make East Asians less prone to body odor.


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