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Originally posted by Xterrain
This DOES NOT include atmospheric water...which is many times the volume of liquid water on the surface.
When people talk about our water supply running out, it's often difficult to imagine - but according to the U.S. government's Geological Survey, all the water on Earth would fit into an 860-mile-wide bubble. Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...
To get a perspective, imagine that the earth were the size of a basketball. Now cover that basketball
with one thick coat of latex paint.
Something seems incorrect with their volume calculations to me.
....it would not be difficult to imagine and extraterestrial entity having the technology to easily withdraw all, or most of the water from the Earths surface....
Originally posted by Infi8nity
They say the planet surface is 3/4ths water, but I wonder if they take into a account the all the sea life.edit on 8-5-2012 by Infi8nity because: (no reason given)
How is that relevant at all?