Human Biology

Here's Why Human Skin Doesn't Rip (Easily)

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To protect themselves from road rash, motorcyclists wear leather, since it stands up to a lot of abuse. Leather is just skin, which begs the question: why is skin so strong? Find out in the video below.

Here's Why Your Skin Doesn't Rip Easily

Skin is pretty impressive.

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What Is Your Skin Made Of?

Skin layers 101.

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Why Do We Have Skin?

Discover the real purpose of this huge organ.

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Written by Curiosity Staff November 4, 2016