Revealing the elements that make up the human body, and their relative abundance.
- The average adult weighs 76.7kg.
- The human body is made up of many different elements.
- The average human is made up of 49.9kg oxygen.
- The average human is made up of 13.8kg carbon.
Elements: How to make a human
An average adult = 76.7 kg
You will need:
49.9 kg oxygen
13.8 kg carbon
7.7 kg hydrogen
2.3 kg nitrogen
1.2 kg calcium
0.92 kg phosphorus
A pinch of potassium
A sprinkle of sulfur
A dash of other elements:
These are all the elements that make up the ...
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