Deforestation: Facts, Causes & Effects

Deforestation is the act of destroying forests in order to create space on the land available for other uses. About 18 million acres ( 7.3 million hectares ) of trees are cut down each year, stated the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization ( or FAO for short ).

Where Did Water Come From?

Unlike all the planets in our solar system, Earth’s surface is about 70% liquid water, which while favorable for life, is also kind of weird, because all we know about how and when our planet was created says Earth’s surface should be dry as a bone. So, where did water come from?