• Question: Why do we sneeze?

    Asked by cookieland to Ed, Sam on 24 Jun 2011.
    • Photo: Sam Tazzyman

      Sam Tazzyman answered on 24 Jun 2011:

      To clear out from our nose something causing irritation. Think about when pepper makes you sneeze: it’s because a bit of it gets up your nose, irritates your nose, and makes you sneeze.