Screen Readers Skip to Content
🖶 Print page

Amazing Human Body Facts and Trivia

Published: 2015-06-11 - Updated: 2022-08-05
Author: Disabled World | Contact: Disabled World (
Peer-Reviewed Publication: N/A
Additional References: Medical Research and News Publications

Synopsis: Strange and fascinating list of unusual interesting facts and trivia regarding parts of the incredible human body. Human anatomy is the primary scientific study of the morphology of the human body. Human physiology is defined as the science of the mechanical, physical, bio-electrical, and biochemical functions of humans in good health, their organs, and the cells of which they are composed.



Human Body

Humans are arguably the most complex organisms on this planet. The human body may be a single structure. Still, it is made up of billions of smaller structures, each with its own identity, working together in an organized manner to benefit the whole being with four significant kinds: Cells, Tissues, Organs, and Systems, an organization of varying numbers and types of organs arranged that together they can perform complex functions for the body. The ten significant systems that compose the human body are Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous, Endocrine, Cardiovascular, Lymphatic, Respiratory, Digestive, Urinary, and Reproductive.

Main Digest

The Incredible Human Body

The human body is defined as the entire structure of a human being and comprises a head, neck, trunk (which includes the thorax and abdomen), arms and hands, legs and feet. The five vital organs essential for human survival are the brain, heart, kidneys, liver and lungs.

Related Publications:

Metabolism is something that consists of both, 'Catabolism,' and, 'Anabolism;' which are the buildup and breakdown of substances. In the field of Biology, Metabolism refers to all of the body's chemical processes, the digestion of food, and the elimination of waste. Every part of the human body comprises various cells, the fundamental unit of life. The study of the human body involves both a) anatomy and b) physiology.

The Main Parts of the Human Body Are:

  • Abdominal - Abdomen
  • Cranial - Skull
  • Digital - Fingers and toes
  • Femoral - Thigh
  • Gluteal - Buttock
  • Inguinal - Groin
  • Lumbar - Loin
  • Mammary - Breast
  • Nasal - Nose
  • Pectoral - Chest
  • Thoracis - Chest
  • Ventral - Stomach

The Main Human Body Systems Are:

Learn More: Human Anatomy: Human Body Systems


Human Ears and Hearing Facts:

Human Nose and Smelling Facts:

Sleep and Dreaming Facts:

Human Teeth Facts:

Human Brain Facts:

Human Bones, Joints and Muscles Facts:

Amazing Baby Facts:

Facts About Human Organs:


Body Fat Facts:

Human Hair Facts:

Human Skin Facts:

Amazing Facts About Blood and the Heart:

Human Eyes Facts:

Human Finger and Toenail Facts:

Miscellaneous Human Body Facts:

Post to Twitter Add to Facebook

Disabled World is an independent disability community established in 2004 to provide disability news and information to people with disabilities, seniors, their family and/or carers. See our homepage for informative news, reviews, sports, stories and how-tos. You can also connect with us on Twitter and Facebook or learn more about Disabled World on our about us page.

Disabled World provides general information only. The materials presented are never meant to substitute for professional medical care by a qualified practitioner, nor should they be construed as such. Financial support is derived from advertisements or referral programs, where indicated. Any 3rd party offering or advertising does not constitute an endorsement.

Cite This Page (APA): Disabled World. (2015, June 11). Amazing Human Body Facts and Trivia. Disabled World. Retrieved February 5, 2023 from

Permalink: <a href="">Amazing Human Body Facts and Trivia</a>