Earth is the planet we live on. It is the third planet from the Sun.It is the only planet known to have life on it. The Earth formed around 4.5 billion years ago. It is one of four rocky planets on the inside of the Solar System.The other three are Mercury, Venus, and Mars. The large mass of the Sun makes Earth move around it, just as the mass of Earth makes the moon move around it.
Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection.First celebrated in 1970, it now includes events coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network in more than 193 countries. In 1969 at a UNESCO Conference in San Francisco, peace activist John McConnell proposed a day to honor the Earth and the concept of peace, to first be.
Eons. In geochronology, time is generally measured in mya (million years ago), each unit representing the period of approximately 1,000,000 years in the past.The history of Earth is divided into four great eons, starting 4,540 mya with the formation of the planet.Each eon saw the most significant changes in Earth's composition, climate and life.The Earth was formed about 4.7 billion years ago. The Earth’s shape is very close to that of a sphere, not perfectly spherical. The Earth’s equatorial diameter is about 12,756 km, which is slightly larger than the polar diameter; about 12,714 km Surface Area of the Earth is 510,065,600 km 2 of which 148,939,100 km 2 (29.2 %) is land and 361,126,400 km 2 (70.8 %) is water.Saving Planet Earth - Live The series culminated in a live fundraising event broadcast from Kew Gardens, hosted by Titchmarsh and featuring interviews with many of the BBC’s natural history presenters, including Attenborough, Strachan, Bill Oddie, Kate Humble, Simon King, Steve Leonard, Jonathan Scott, Chris Packham and Charlotte Uhlenbroek.
The geocentric model entered Greek astronomy and philosophy at an early point; it can be found in pre-Socratic philosophy.In the 6th century BC, Anaximander proposed a cosmology with Earth shaped like a section of a pillar (a cylinder), held aloft at the center of everything. The Sun, Moon, and planets were holes in invisible wheels surrounding Earth; through the holes, humans could see.Read More
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey is a 2014 American science documentary television series. The show is a follow-up to the 1980 television series Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, which was presented by Carl Sagan on the Public Broadcasting Service and is considered a milestone for scientific documentaries. This series was developed to bring back the foundation of science to network television at the.Read More
OUR MOTHER EARTH is a home for all beings. She is a living thing. She has provided us with food, water, oxygen, and shelter. But we are destroying forests and wildlife and have polluted the air, water and soil. Now it is time to raise our voices against all injustices done to our Mother Earth.Read More
The environment we live in is in danger due to various problems. What are the underlying causes? Who is responsible to combat this? Complete the topic within 20 minutes. Write a 200-300 word essay. Read a model answer for the Environmental Problems And Solutions Essay.Read More
When we speak the charming phrase “Mother Earth” we are saying something of great significance. The Earth is indeed our mother. We are creatures born of the elements of which the Earth is composed, the same elements that make up plants, the other animals, the minerals, the natural chemicals and compounds of this heavenly body we know as our earth and our dear mother.Read More
Yesterday, the Flat Earth movement has lost a dear friend. Michael Hughes - inventor, daredevil, and a self-proclaimed madman, has taken one final leap into the sky in a self-constructed steam-powered rocket as part of a Science Channel series he was to star in.Read More
A flat earth, and other nonsense. Another point against them is that the earth could mean the dry land,. Credit: Andonee, Wikipedia. Furthermore, such modern flat earth models absurdly claim that the sun is much smaller than the earth, although in reality the sun is much larger.Read More
ESSAY II: Self-Reliance.. Speak your latent conviction,. as a girl who has just learned botany in seeing a new earth and new seasons thereby. It will happen for a time, that the pupil will find his intellectual power has grown by the study of his master's mind.Read More
We need to clean our Planet Earth and the space. Log in or register to post comments KingDragonBamboo replied on 7 March, 2016 - 19:14 Netherlands Permalink.Read More
Wikipedia volunteers are special. They hail from all across the globe, representing every professional and personal experience one can imagine. They donate tons of hours per year to writing and editing Wikipedia. Without them, we would not exist. We can’t thank them enough - but we’re trying.Read More