• Question: what is the least important organ?

    Asked by 323rgaq37 to Rebecca, Matthew, Gareth on 15 Mar 2019.
    • Photo: Matthew Smith

      Matthew Smith answered on 15 Mar 2019:

      I would say the appendix. It isn’t needed in humans these days and can be removed and you wouldn’t even know it’s missing! Scientists think that the appendix used to help us break down grass but now our diet has changed and we don’t eat grass, we don’t need it!