Infographic: A Few Interesting Things About The Brain
Your Brain is 87 million times more power efficient than
conventional computing systems.
Consumes 20% of the body's energy.
Running on just 23.3 watts.
If your Brain were a computer, it would be
equivilant to a one exaflop computer.
(One exaflop is equal to 500,000 Sony PlayStation® 4 consoles running)
A single human brain cell can hold 5 times
as much information as the Encyclopedia
Your brain uses 20% of the oxygen
that enters your bloodstream.
80% of the brain is water.
Nerve impulses to and from the brain
travel as fast as 170 miles per hour.
The human brain is the most powerful and least understood part of the human anatomy.
There may be a lot we don’t know, but here are a few interesting facts that we’ve got covered.
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The brain is much more active at
night than during the day.
Scientists say the higher your
I.Q. the more you dream.
The Brain is 2% of a person's body weight.
Information travels at different speeds
within different types of neurons.
Human brain possesses about 100 billion neurons
with roughly 1 quadrillion synapse connections.
Design By Reuven Cohen, Chief Technology Advocate