What Carbon Dioxide Does To You

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We know that carbon dioxide gas is one that we exhale into the atmosphere. Intriguingly, carbon dioxide makes up only 0.04% of the air around us. Is there a reason why nature keeps carbon dioxide at such low levels? Maybe it’s some sort of toxin to living beings?

Carbon dioxide is produced as a result of generating energy within ourselves. Our cells consume glucose, a simple sugar, to produce energy and…

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Zikry Zhiwei

Zikry Zhiwei

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