Fun Facts of the Week 10/5-10/9

Fun Facts of the Week 10/5-10/9

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By Marissa Vrba, Staff Writer

  1. Human saliva has a boiling point three times that of regular water.
  2. During your lifetime, you will produce enough saliva to fill two swimming pools.
  3. The strongest muscle in the human body is the tongue and the hardest bone is the jawbone.
  4. The human  feet have 52 bones, accounting for one quarter of all the human body’s bones.
  5.  Your body has enough iron in it to make a nail 3 inches long.