How much does a human skeleton weigh?

Answer The skeleton of a 160-pound man weighs about 30 pounds. Skeletal weight differs for a young child, a woman and extremes in height. The average human skull weighs 2.2 pounds. As a whole, the skeleto... Read More »

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How much does the human colon weigh?

The colon is part of the large intestine and is responsible for transporting waste from the small intestine to the rectum. When full, the average colon weighs four pounds. When empty, it can weigh ... Read More »

How much do human bones weigh?

Human bones don't have a set weight--it's based on a person's total body weight instead. Since bones typically make up 15 percent of body weight, you could figure that a 200-pound man would have bo... Read More »

How much does one strand of human hair weigh?

According to a scientific study of trace elements in hair, a single strand of hair 4 1/2 inches in length weighs, on average, 0.62 milligram, with weights varying from 0.25 milligram to just under... Read More »

What does the average human breast weigh?

According to research, the average weight of a human breast is about 1 pound. There is an interesting way to weigh your breasts to find their weight. Fill a medium sized sauce pan with water and pl... Read More »