10 Surprising Facts About Our Planet You’ve Never Heard Before

We think we know everything about our home planet, but we couldn’t be more wrong. Scientists have already discovered a lot about the Universe, but they believe there is still much more to discover about one particular planet.

Mount Everest is NOT the tallest mountain in the world.

Earth’s atmosphere has borders.

The driest place on Earth is located in Antarctica.

Freshwater represents only 3% of all water on Earth.

The world’s oldest temple is about 12,000 years old.

The Moon was once part of Earth.

In 250 million years continents will reunite.

A single-celled organism caused the first mass extinction.

Most of our planet always lies in the dark.

Neighboring states can have a 24-hour time difference.