Farting is something that the vast majority like to keep from discussing unless those people happen to be kids or guys hanging around with their closest friends. Regardless of whether you find the passing of gas to be something to chuckle at or something to be kept secret at all costs, farts are vital to our daily lives as well as having been socially essential to different cultures through all of recorded time. Here are a couple of goodies you really should know about the act of flatulence.
A Hot Second
With so many people on Earth, lots of things are happening every second of every day. As far as the lowly fart is concerned, the people of this planet produce 1.15 million separate moments of broken wind per second (that’s 100 billion toots a day!)