Brain facts – 135 Interesting Facts About the Brain

Fun facts about the brain

The cerebellum of the brain can differentiate external touch and self touch and that is why we cannot tickle ourselves.

The fattest organ in a body is brain containing at least 60% fat.

During pregnancy a woman’s brain shrinks and regains its normal size after six months.

Brain cannot fee pain because there are no pain receptors in it.

Speaking frequently and reading out loud to the young children helps them in developing their brain.

Humans can get unconscious if the blood supply for brain is stopped for 8 to 10 seconds.

The part of brain that controls smell also controls emotions and memories.

Men’s brain is 10% larger than female’s.

The left side of the brain controls the right side of the body and right side of the brain controls the left side of the body.

Brain never takes rest; it is working all the time even while you sleep.