jtotheizzoe: Especially interesting in light of yesterday’s devastating tornado in Joplin, April 2011 was the most active month on record for tornado activity in the U.S., with at least 625 confirmed. This animation is from NOAA, showing the distribution of storms throughout the month.
10 astounding facts about the human brain →
scipsy: - The human brain is so sophisticated it takes nearly 20 years to mature - In the womb, humans grow 8,000 new brain cells every second - By the time humans are born they have all the brain cells they will ever need - The human brain is the “most sophisticated thing” in the known universe - New-born babies can recognise their mother’s face after just a few hours - Babies can see in...
Can't we just speed things up and get this...