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The Deepest Places on Earth — Infographic

The Deepest Places on Earth

Most of the time we humans are thinking about going higher, and building bigger.  However, there is much that lies below our feet.  Today’s infographic shows some of the deepest places we know exist, or have explored, and even built to in the earth.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 28, 2017 in Infographics

 

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History of Planet Earth — Infographic

History of Planet Earth from the Big Bang to Modern Humans

Spanning about 4.5 billion years, planet Earth has had quite the interesting, and often tumultuous, past.  From the first specks of dust in the solar nebula after the formation of the sun, through it’s lava and liquid rock stage and through a few ice ages, today’s infographic gives you the story of our planet’s geological and meteorological history all in one place.  [VIA]

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Posted by on January 6, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Video of the Day – 11/13/15 (The Biggest Organism on Earth)

Daily Video — “The Biggest Organism on Earth

From MinuteEarth, this very interesting video tries to answer the question, “What is the biggest living thing on Earth?”  It turns out that the answer is really based on how you define “biggest” and how you define an organism.  I found the answer very surprising and informative!

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Posted by on November 13, 2015 in Daily Video

 

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Photo of the Day – 1/16/14 (“A Falling Star as Seen from Space”)

Daily Photo — “A Falling Star as Seen from Space”

Use the photos posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of a photo analysis.

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Posted by on January 16, 2014 in Daily Photo

 

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Fifty Facts About the Earth – Infographic

Fifty Unbelievable Facts About the Earth

On April 22, we will observe the 43rd Annual Earth Day.  In recognition of that, the folks at Giraffe Childcare have shared a fascinating infographic with 50 interesting and amazing facts about our planet.  Travel from space to the ground to learn about some of the wonders of our amazing home.

50 Unbelievable Facts About Earth

50 Unbelievable Facts About Earth [Infographic] by the team at Giraffe Childcare

 
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Posted by on April 16, 2013 in Infographics

 

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