How Long Can the Average Human Go Without Water?
Water is the largest single component of the human body, including your brain, and it is essential ... Survey estimates that the average human can survive only a week without water. But exact recommendations about how much water you need are based on ...
QI gas facts: how much gas does the average human produce?
It may simply trigger positive associations in your brain, linking back to ... the air we breathe is nitrogen. On average, we each produce about three pints of gas a day, released in 10-15 individual “episodes”, many of them while we sleep.
In Head-Hunting, Big Data May Not Be Such a Big Deal
We’ve done some interesting things to figure out how many job candidates we should ... I think this will be a constraint to how big the data can get because it will always require an element of human insight. In terms of leadership, success is very ...
How many neurons make a human brain? Billions fewer than we thought
How many ... neurons. So what is the number? "We found that on average the human brain has 86bn neurons. And not one [of the brains] that we looked at so far has the 100bn. Even though it may sound like a small difference the 14bn neurons amount to pretty ...
You probably don't know how many holes are in your body right now
We humans are positively riddled with these holes, and how many ... the average hair densities for all the human body's various parts and add them up, you wind up with a ballpark figure of five million holes from hair follicles alone. To be sure: many ...