40 Amazing Facts About The Human Body

Published February 15, 2018
Updated June 13, 2018
Published February 15, 2018
Updated June 13, 2018

11. Your brain can survive for five to 10 minutes without oxygen.

Brain

Wikimedia CommonsYour brain can survive five to ten minutes without oxygen.

12. In cases of extreme starvation, the brain will begin to eat itself.

13. When listening to music, your heartbeat will sync with the rhythm.

Intestine

YouTubeYour small intestine can be up to 23 feet long.

14. The small intestine is roughly 23 feet long.

15. One quarter of your bones are in your feet.

Katie Serena
Katie Serena is a New York City-based writer and a staff writer at All That's Interesting.