"Researchers previously thought that the wrinkling of the fingers was due to osmosis, where water entered the upper layer of skin, causing it to swell and create all these ridges. In actuality, this is an active process controlled by the autonomic nervous system, where the narrowing of blood vessels reduces the amount of volume in your fingertips. Knowing it's an active process must mean it serves a purpose."
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Your Mother, It was created by scientists to be used as a anesthetic, the person who created it is most likely embarrassed by its terrible downfall and will not step up to it