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Everything You Didn't Want To Know About Snot

January 31, 2017

You swallow a ton of snot every single day. Welcome to the gross world of mucus. Head over to Reactions for more snot science! Previous collab with Reactions: Subscribe to Gross Science! ‖ Twitter! ‖ Tumblr! ↓Want more gross info?↓ The Conversation: Health Check: what you need to know about mucus and phlegm: Popular Science: Why Does Your Nose Run When You're Sick?: -- Host, Writer, Animator, Edit Anna Rothschild Camera, Sound Annette Choi Skeletone Deaf b Music Provided by APM Special Thanks to Dr. Ralph Metson GROSS FOOTAGE AND STILLS Ciliated pseudostratified columnar epithelium of the trachea (respiratory epithelium). Light microscope micrograph. Shutterstock/Jose Luis Calvo Woman Digging Nose Shutterstock/ CHAjAMP File:Surgical anatomy - a treatise on human anatomy in its application to the practice of medicine and surgery (1901) (14780479334) Wikimedia Commons/Internet Archive Book Images Delightful, Jesara Flickr, Nathan Day 59, Project 365 - 12.18.09 Flickr/William Brawley GROSS SFX Cockroaches Freesound/StateAardvark­ (used with permission from author) Squeak Pack/squeak_10 Freesound/Corsica_S Cough Cough Sniff Sniff Freesound/harrypeeks Male Drinking Slurping Aaaaaaaaaaah Small Belch Freesound/anton Pfiff Whistle Freesound/tommorawe Gross Science is produced by WGBH for PBS Digital Studios



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