Factoid

Human body stops growing after attaining certain age. For instance, bones do not grow after puberty so also muscles and fat cells. But have you heard of cartilage – the plastic like stuff in ears and noses. Well, this cartilage continues to grow until one dies. And that’s not all, but the earlobes elongate from gravity which makes ears look even larger. That is the reason when we get aged our ears and nose seem to look bigger. However, it is said that the cornea of the eye is the only part of our body that has no blood supply and it is believed to be the reason for them not growing from birth to death 

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