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Amazing Human Body Facts and Trivia

Published: 2015-06-11 - Updated: 2022-08-05
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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.

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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.


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


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