The actress Kate Winslet can hold her breath for seven and a quarter minutes. A crocodile, though, can hold his breath for hours.
Kate Winslet, and other actors, for the sake of “the newest frontier in blockbuster moviemaking” are learning to hold their breath for several minutes.
When it comes to causation, there are only two classes of causal forces; those are material causes and intelligent causes.
The pharynx affords us the abilities to breathe and swallow, but it does much more. It affords the ability for speech, language, and singing.
The human ear can detect sound when the eardrum is displaced by as little as one-tenth the diameter of a single hydrogen atom.