Without a functioning circulatory system distributing oxygenated blood, a zombie’s muscles would succumb to rigor mortis. They couldn’t even stand, let alone walk.Well, if you love the supernatural, keep it to your fantasy novels, folks, because it ain’t flyin’ here. Apparently, most of this stuff defies the laws of physiology, and Tyson will continue to be a buzzkill. Oh, and as far as zombies eating brains or anything else? Nope, not happening. They’d need the hormone leptin to have the desire to eat anything. Watch the segment here:
About the Author / Shannon Barber Shannon Barber is a self- described queer feminist and activist for LGBT rights, women’s rights, and secular rights in America. She is a lifelong lover of words, though her educational background is in computer science. She currently writes for 3 liberal websites, and keeps her own humor blog for lesbians. She hopes to change the world, one mind at a time.