You've heard about cyanides. But what do you really know about them?

Cyanides are not just something in a little vial that makes spies' mouths foaming. They are a common and sometimes very important part of nature and our lives!

You've heard about cyanides. But what do you <u>really</u> know about them?

Where can cyanides be found?

We bet you encountered cyanides in some form even today. Let's discover where you have been overlooking them..

In nature

In human body

In everyday live

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What you should remember about cyanides is that they are acutely toxic. That means that if cyanides get into your body and you survive, the cyanide will eventually completely leave the body. It doesn't build up over time. And the similar principle applies in nature as well.