intestines consist of the small intestine and the large intestine. The
like a very long, curvy tube wound up snugly in the lower to middle abdomen
of the body. The small intestine is where nutrients are absorbed from food
and the process of digestion is completed. Then the nutrients are carried
throughout the body through the blood.
There are three parts to the small intestines: the duodenum, the jejunum, and the ileum. The duodenum is the first section and is the shortest and the widest part of the small intestines. The small intestine is just over 9 meters long.
The large intestine absorbs fluids from the solid mass received from the small intestine and stores the leftover, unused part of the food. After most of the fluid has been absorbed from the mass, it enters the rectum and then exits the body through the anus.
The body takes you back to "Body Parts".
The spaceship takes you home.