Day: January 30, 2022
How Does Water Get to Earth?
Water is the most abundant substance in the Solar System. While large bodies of water are found throughout the solar system, only the Earth contains liquid surface water. While large amounts of water are found all over the Solar System, the ocean covers 71% of Earth’s land. In fact, the oceans dwarf the planet’s polar ice, lakes and rivers. It is no wonder then, that there is life on Earth. But how does water get here? The Earth is made up of layers, each one playing a crucial role in […]