earth

The Blue Marble


Earth is a wondrous and awe-inspiring planet, offering a unique combination of beauty, complexity, and fragility. As the only known haven for life in the universe, it is our collective responsibility to cherish, preserve, and safeguard the Blue Planet for future generations, ensuring a sustainable and harmonious coexistence with the natural world that has nurtured us all.

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The

Goldilocks

Zone

What's the Goldilocks Zone?

The Goldilocks Zone, also known as the habitable zone, is when conditions are just right for a planet to have water.
It is named after the fairytale "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", because like Goldilocks looking for soup that isn't too hot nor too cold, there needs to be right conditions for a planet to have water.

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Why is the Sun so important?

The sun's presence and the energy it provides are important to the existence and growth of life on Earth.

The distance between the Earth and Sun, is just right for Earth to continue to thrive.

The Beauty of Nature

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Our planet is incredibly diverse. Ranging from expansive oceans to towering mountains, lush forests to arid deserts, and frozen polar regions to fertile plains. Each terrain offers a distinct set of environmental conditions, geological features, and ecosystems, contributing to the planet's remarkable beauty and ecological richness.

Our next door neighbor:
The Moon

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The moon is more than a decoration in the sky. Over the centuries, it has captured human imagination and has been the subject of scientific study and exploration. However, the moon's influence goes beyond just research. It influences us everyday with it's gravitational pull on the Earth's waves. While it has no atmosphere or water, it has been an essential space companion to our world.

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