• Question: how long would it be if you threaded all your veins together into just one big string

    Asked by kept1she on 14 Mar 2024.
    • Photo: Kirsty Ross

      Kirsty Ross answered on 14 Mar 2024:

      It would be approximately 60,000 miles if all your arteries, veins and capillaries were laid out end to end. This is enough to go round the world more than 2 times.

    • Photo: Amber Villegas - Williamson

      Amber Villegas - Williamson answered on 12 Apr 2024:

      WOW Kirsty has given an amazing answer.
      It’s not something I would know without looking it up, so I have learnt something new!

      The human body is truly mad amazing!!!