HERE ARE A FEW FACTS, (mostly estimations, because they can vary), that you may not have thought of.


Your thigh is longer than your leg. That is because the Femur (thigh bone) is about 19 inches long in the average adult.  And the femur (leg bone) is about 16 inches long. These are the longest bones in the human body.

The smallest bone in the human body is one of the 3 bones in the middle ear (called the stirrup) It is part of the system that takes sound waves to the brain, and is less than 1/10 of an inch long.

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