Facts About Humans That Science Can’t Explain

Dark matter, Stonehenge, the success of The Jersey Shore … the universe is full of things that elude a scientific explanation. So much so, that today on Healthversed, we’ve decided to narrow things down a touch. Over the next few pages, we’re going to be taking a look at a few unexplainable quirks, tendencies, and oddities for which science has no answer. We’re talking biology, psychology, behaviorism and more! It’s a water-cooler-convo gold mine. So sit back, relax, and let’s explore a few facts about humans that have scientists stumped. Let’s go!

Why We Yawn

We yawn when we’re bored, or tired … or when we see someone yawn on the bus … or when we think about yawning … and especially when we’re writing an article about yawning. All those little “…” marks… yeah. That’s us … yawning. It’s an involuntary reflex, like laughter. But it doesn’t seem to serve any purpose. Other than, you know … to let people know that their boardroom presentation is incredibly boring.

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