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Infographic: Amazing facts about the brain

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Amazing facts about the brain

🧠 Did you know that our brain makes up 2% of our body weight, but consumes as much as 20% of our energy? Did you know that we have a second brain, located in our gut?

Our information designer Sofia is very passionate about our brain and how it works. She made this insightful brain infographic, giving you an overview of eight amazing facts about the brain!

If you’re looking for your own infographic to share a fascinating story with your audience, we’re here to help! Find out what we can do for you.

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