Unbelievable Facts About Earth (Infograph)

Planet Earth is the third planet from the Sun, the densest planet in the Solar System, the largest of the Solar System’s four terrestrial planets, and the only celestial body known to accommodate life.

Our planet’s biodiversity has evolved over hundreds of million years, expanding continually except when punctuated by mass extinctions. Our blue globe is home to over eight million species.

According to evidence from sources such as radiometric dating, the Earth was formed around four and a half billion years ago. It gravitationally interacts with other objects in space, especially the Sun and the Moon.

He created the heavens and earth in truth. He wraps the night over the day and wraps the day over the night and has subjected the sun and the moon, each running [its course] for a specified term. Unquestionably, He is the Exalted in Might, the Perpetual Forgiver. (Surat Az-Zumar 39:5).

Let’s have a look at the following infographic that sheds light on some interesting facts about our world and Planet Earth:

Planet Earth

This article is from Science’s archive and we’ve originally published it on an earlier date.