In celebration of 2020’s World Oceans Day, NOAA released this video with a bunch of cool facts about our planet’s oceans. Did you know, for example, that Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is the largest living structure on Earth and can be seen from the moon?
Bottom line: Two-minute video with facts about Earth’s oceans.
Eleanor Imster has helped write and edit EarthSky since 1995. She was an integral part of the award-winning EarthSky radio series almost since it began until it ended in 2013. Today, as Lead Editor at EarthSky.org, she helps present the science and nature stories and photos you enjoy. She also serves as one of the voices of EarthSky on social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and G+. She and her husband live in Tennessee and have two grown sons.