Geosphere

How To Define the Geosphere

Outer Space

It’s difficult to pinpoint an exact definition for the “geosphere” because it’s used in several different ways. But here are 2 ways to define the geosphere. […]

shield volcano
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What is a Shield Volcano?

The name “shield volcano” originated from its Roman shield-like shape. They are broad, flat and can stretch hundreds of miles wide like Mauna Loa in Hawaii. […]
Magnetosphere
Atmosphere

A Guide to the Magnetosphere

Earth’s magnetic field gives us a layer out in space called the magnetosphere. If you want to learn everything about magnetosphere, this is the complete guide. […]

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Soil Scientist Career

What Do Soil Scientists Do?

Career
Soil scientists study how soils relate as a natural resource. This includes soil formation factors, classification, physical and chemical properties. […]
How Far Is Moon From Earth Lunar Distance

How Far Is the Moon?

Moon
The moon is approximately 238,855 miles (384,400 km) away from the Earth. It’s such a big gap that you can almost fit all the 7 other planets in between. […]
Climate Feedback Loops

15 Climate Feedback Loops and Examples

Atmosphere
Climate feedback loops either amplify or reduce climate change. Positive feedback loops like permafrost melt amplifies climate change because it releases methane. […]
global water distribution

How Much Water Is on Earth?

Oceans
Water is in the ground, on the surface, in the air and in our bodies. But how much global water distribution is in glaciers, groundwater, rivers and lakes? […]
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