The Human Body Collection
Rare Genetic Features That You Probably Don't Have 3.7M VIEWS Everyone has a unique combination of genetic features that differentiate them from the rest of the population, guarante... 14 Common Dominant Genes in Humans That You Probably Have 2.9M VIEWS Let's see who paid attention in science class. Most people know that our physical traits are determined by genes, and that o... The Most Common Recessive Genes in Humans 990.5k VIEWS It's time to bust the lid off of some common misconceptions about recessive genes. First of all, when you hear the term &quo... 13 Weird Things Your Body Does That No One Can Explain 1.1M VIEWS The past century has seen a massive increase in scientific explanations for different phenomena. From Alfred Wegener's ... Famous Studies on Humans That Could Never Happen Today 414.9k VIEWS Scientific experiments on humans are the holy grail when it comes to the psychological study of human behavior... testing ra... Interesting Facts You Didn't Know About Yawning 184.6k VIEWS You may not believe it, but yawning is one of the most highly contested bodily functions of the 20th and 21st centuries. Sci... The 10 Grossest Body Growths (Warning: Graphic Images) 1.7M VIEWS Warning: the following shocking, graphic images make H1N1 look like a case of the sniffles. These gruesome and gory conditio... 12 Fascinating, Slightly Disgusting Creatures That Can Live On Your Body ... 3.2k VOTES While we might consider our bodies to be completely our own, the truth is that that around 90% of the cells that make up a h... 12 Creepy Things Your Body Does That You Have No Control Over 340.7k VIEWS You may think you’re in control of your bodily functions, but it’s a fool's errand to think you can take hold of the reigns ... The Most Gnarly (And Sometimes Scary) Things That Happen To Your Body As You ... 71.1k VIEWS While aging will grant you wisdom and experience, the physical effects of aging are not as revered. What happens t... 12 Things Your Body Is Telling You (That You Probably Never Realized) 148.9k VIEWS Sometimes, the physical signs of illness are pretty straightforward. An upset stomach can point to food poisoning. Chest pai... The Rarest And Most Gruesome Genetic Diseases Known To Science 553k VIEWS The genetic lottery can deal out some pretty harsh prizes and some people are dealt horrible hands completely at random... Fascinating And Somewhat Creepy Facts You Didn't Know About Your Brain 6.3k VOTES Our brains are intricate machines, capable of some truly remarkable tasks - tasks of which most of us are unaware. There is ... The Most Extreme Body Modifications Ever 163k VOTES Believe it or not, extreme body modification has been happening since the dawn of civilization. Different tribes from across... 17 Gnarly Injuries You Should Never, EVER Google Image Search 240k VIEWS It takes a certain kind of morbid fascination, or even masochism, to look up pictures of gross injuries on the Internet... 14 Beyond Fascinating Things We’ve Learned From Body Farms 740.3k VIEWS When most crime fans hear the words "body farm", they immediately think of the very first body farm (crime fans ar... What Happens When You Donate Your Body to Science 263.1k VIEWS What happens when you donate your body to science? Where do your donated organs go? It depends, but it’s definitely an unpre... Weird Body Art That Will Make You Lose Your Mind 389.9k VIEWS Is there any more perfect canvas than the human body? Throughout the history of art, painters like Escher and Dali and have ... Bizarre Human Body World Records You Seriously Won't Believe 1.9k VOTES Some weird world records are just too bizarre to really wrap your head around. Besides the fame, why else would you get... 14 Golden Facts About Your Delightful Pee 39.2k VIEWS When you're splashing pee on yourself, the last thing on your mind is whether there are health bene...