30 seconds might sound like nothing! But in the time it takes you to walk to the kitchen for a glass of water, your body is hard at work. Compiled from a range of scientific studies, BuzzFeed presents an impressive and surprising video on exactly what the human body does in the span of just 30 seconds. Some of our favorites…
In 30 seconds, your body will (on average):
- Produce 0.3 grams of carbon dioxide
- Generate 100 watts of energy
- Produce 72 million red blood cells
Watch the video to find out more!
The human body is full of surprises. Did you know that everyone has a unique “tongue print” similar to a fingerprint? Or that our stomach lining replaces itself every 3 to 4 days? Give it up for the body – doing so much behind the scenes while our minds can wander!