Authored by Andrew Dilevics
The world’s oceans have always been a place of wonder and mystery. Covering nearly three quarters of our planet, it’s impossible to know all their secrets. But with over 71% of our planet’s surface covered in water, we have an awful lot to thank our oceans for. How much do we know about the ocean? Sea facts.
Whether you live in the middle of the desert or right on the ocean front, the ocean affects your life, daily. From the water we drink, to the air we breathe, to the electronics we use, the oceans are to thank as the majority of goods that we use daily are transported over the waterways across the planet.
It’s nothing short of captivating to read through scientific facts about this magical world. However, it is also somewhat humbling to realize just how little we do know about the oceans. It’s tantalizing to think about just how much more there is to discover. From the mesmerizing marine life to the waters themselves, it seems as though we will never know all the secrets of the sea.
But here are a few of the most interesting that we do know. Ocean facts.
50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean
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Without the Ocean, We Would Not Exist
We must be aware that the oceans health is at risk. The ancient belief that ‘you can never take too much out of the ocean and you can never put too much into the ocean’ has led to the oceans downfall. Cool things about the ocean.
With the destruction of various ecosystems, animal life and an increase in endangered species, we must watch out. You see, without the oceans, we would not exist. How much of life on earth is in the oceans? Sea facts. Ocean animals.
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