Here are the calculations of how much of the earth is taken up by different habitats:
- 71% of the world is taken up by sea and only 29% is land.
- Of the 29% of land 19.5% is desert.
- 17% is tropical forest.
- 11% is polar ice.
- 10% is the Savanna.
- 9.5% is cultivated land.
- 8.5% is Boreal forest.
- 7% is temperate forest.
- 6% is temperate grassland.
- 6% is the Mediterranean.
- 5.5% is the Tundra.
Fact of the day: Babies can breath and swallow at the same time until they are 6 months old.
Joke of the day: What do snowmen order at fast food restaurants? An iceberg-er and fries!
Riddle of the day: Open me, and you can’t see me without a mirror. Close me and you can’t see me at all. What am I?
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