Amazing facts about brain

Amazing facts about brain


The human brain is one of the most important organs in a human body. It helps us think, reason, remember, and learn new things. In fact, our brain and its superior functioning differentiate from animals and other creations of the Almighty. Soo here are some most amazing facts about brain.



  1. Babies have big heads to hold rapidly growing brains. A 2-year-old’s brain is 80% of adult size.

  2. Brain information travels up to an impressive 268 miles per hour. This is faster than Formula 1 race cars which top out at 240 mph.

  3. There’s a reason the brain has been called a “random thought generator.” The average brain is believed to generate up to 50,000 thoughts per day.

  4. In early pregnancy, the neurons develop at an alarming rate of 250,000 per minute.

  5. Every minute, 750-1,000 milliliters of blood flows through the brain. This is enough to fill a bottle of wine or liter bottle of soda.

  6. The human brain will grow three times its size in the first year of life. It continues to grow until you’re about 18 years old.

  7. The brain of a human contains approximately one hundred billion neurons.

  8. The blood vessels that are present in the brain are almost 100,000 miles in length.

  9. A brain freeze is really a sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia. It happens when something you eat or drink something that’s cold. It chills the blood vessels and arteries in the very back of the throat, including the ones that take blood to your brain. These constrict when they’re cold and open back up with they’re warm again, causing the pain in your forehead.

  10. As we grow older, we are unable to remember new things. According to the researchers in the US it is because the brain is unable to filter and remove old memories which prevent it from absorbing new ideas.

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