Where does Earth fit into the Solar System and what makes this planet unique?
- Earth is the 3rd planet from the Sun.
- 71% of Earth is covered in liquid water, which is vital for life.
- Earth is home to millions of species.
- The weather on Earth is the most unpredictable in our Solar System.
3rd planet from the Sun
Average distance to Sun: 150 million km
The perfect distance for liquid water vital for life
71% of the Earth is covered in water
Earth is home to millions of species
Atmosphere accounts for 5% of Earth's volume
Atmosphere: 78% Nitrogen, 21% Oxygen, 0.93%
Argon, 0.038% Carbon dioxide ...
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