Only 5 minutes without oxygen can cause brain damage.
Humans don’t have the biggest brains. That honor belongs to sperm whales with 17 pound brains.
Your brain keeps developing until your late 40s.
When awake, the human brain produces enough electricity to power a small light bulb.
Forgetting is good for the brain: deleting unnecessary information helps the nervous system retain its plasticity.
It only takes 6 minutes for brain cells to react to alcohol.
When you learn something new, the structure of your brain changes.
More than 100,000 chemicals reactions take place in your brain every second.