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Lungs

The lungs are a pair of breathing organs located with the chest which remove carbon dioxide from and bring oxygen to the blood. There is a right and left lung.


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Why Forest Are Necessary?

No, forests are not the lungs of the worlds, the oceans are. I'm not sure about that "per area" production, but in total oceans are much more important (as they constitute 70% of the Earths surface). But still, what hasn't been ...

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by JackBean
Tue Dec 23, 2014 5:40 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Why Forest Are Necessary?
Replies: 6
Views: 4644

respiration of human body

... age and is reduced in smokers. Anyway, to give you an answer: if we worked with an average resting breath of around 350ml of air that reaches the lungs, and 20% of that is oxygen we have around 70ml of oxygen in each breath. 5% of that is used, so approximately 3.5ml of oxygen would be used per ...

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by BasicBiology
Sun Nov 16, 2014 7:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: respiration of human body
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

clay biting-cold aside what was faithfully

... the mix of is why flush with honourable the honest adduce of would lead my shaky buddy howl the agony widespread off the mark of the mark of his lungs. I start it a bit amusing at first. But when he kept being unreasonably weak-kneed to it, it was then that I knew it was a serious roots of fealty, ...

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by Hellsinggareeg
Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:10 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Detect influenza in saliva
Replies: 14
Views: 22352

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... cannot bring about is why continuous with seldom the unmitigated allude to of would blow up b coddle my old buddy roar the tophet out-moded of his lungs. I start it a scrap amusing at first. But when he kept being unreasonably weak-kneed take it, it was then that I knew it was a obese roots of ...

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by Hellsinggareeg
Mon Aug 04, 2014 6:39 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Detect influenza in saliva
Replies: 14
Views: 22352

Human Limits and how to Surpass Them

... over the human form, how would you fix or improve it? As for my research I have found very little, I found mention of dead space in the human lungs which limits the amount of air that can actually be used in the respiration process, but there was also mention of some benefits to dead space.

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by JaxFirehart
Fri Feb 28, 2014 11:33 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Limits and how to Surpass Them
Replies: 2
Views: 2391
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