Answer on @Quora by Sajid Ahmed to What are common activities people get wrong every day but don’t know it? http://qr.ae/74mU8Z
A better way to eat (hold) your hamburger, hull strawberries, clean your blender, peel potatoes, eat an apple, seal a bag, eat chicken wings, …
Answer on @Quora by Saket Sourav to What are some amazing facts about Apple? http://qr.ae/7NNnX6
A surprising answer is that a good portion is Exhaled !
Carbon in the form of respiration, when you exhale…!
glucose + Oxygen -> Water + Carbon Dioxide + Energy
For each bit of glucose converted to water and carbon dioxide,
40% – expells as carbon dioxide
60% – expells as water
Per pound of mass, approximately
84% leaves as H20 (60%+60%*40%) (sweat, urine,..)
16% leaves as CO2 (40%*40%) (breathing out, exhaling)
Hod Lipson: Robots that are “self-aware”: http://youtu.be/lMkHYE9-R0A