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What Happens to Your Body after You Die? - Instant Egghead #65

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Cells continue to generate carbon dioxide even after the body stops breathing and receiving oxygen. 00:18

  2. Microbes that attack dead human tissue produce more than 400 gases and chemicals. 00:47

  3. Once a body is decomposed, it returns its nutrients to the soil, where plants and other living things thrive off of them. 01:31