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    On average, there's 100 billion neurons in the human brain.
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    Cigarette smoke contains 4,800 chemicals, 69 of which cause cancer.
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    An average adult produces about half a liter of flatulent gas per day, resulting in an average of about fourteen occurrences of flatulence a day.
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    The chemicals indole and skatole, which help to account for the particular smell of human feces, are used as ingredients in perfume!
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    The lifespan of a tastebud is ten days.
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    Your hair grows faster in the morning than at any other time of day.
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    The average person's skin weighs twice as much as their brain.
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    Every cigarette smoked cuts at least five minutes of life on average, which is roughly the time it takes to smoke one cigarette.
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