Age of Earth 4.6 billion years
Escape Velocity 6.95 miles/s
Radius of Earth 3,959 miles
Total Coastline 372,000 miles
Circumference 24,901 miles
Orbit Speed 66,700 mph
Diameter of Earth 7,918 miles
Sun Orbit 365 days
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  • Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern to Become Prime Minister of New Zealand

    Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern is all set to become the new Prime Minister of New Zealand as New Zealand First (NZF) party’s Winston Peters announced its decision to enter the coalition, which is also supported by Green Party. 7 year old Jacinda Ardern will become the second youngest PM of the country. Her rise is industrial in scale as she succeeded in rising from a deputy leader of a struggling opposition to becoming the 40th PM of New Zealand. Reports say NZF is going to hold 4 cabinet positions along with additional slot outside cabinet. Greens will hold one parliamentary under-secretary position along with 3 posts outside cabinet.


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  • Spain's PM Mariano Rajoy threatens to Suspend Catalan Regional Administration

    Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, in a statement, has said that his government is going to invoke constitution’s Article 155 for suspending Catalan regional administration’s autonomy in an unprecedented move of crushing independence bid of Catalonia. PM Rajoy’s statement came after Catalan President Carles Puigdemont said that Catalonia will declare independence if government of Spain doesn’t engage in dialogue with them. If Article 155 indeed in invoked by Spain then it will be the first instance as it was never been invoked before. On October 1 independence referendum, over 2.25 million cast their ballot and the regional government claims that 90 per cent of ...

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  • New Report Says 9 Million People Died in 2015 due to Pollution

    New report published by The Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health has said that estimated 9 million people world over have died due to pollution – including occupational, chemical, soil, water, and air pollution. The research report clearly points out that the largest contributor to early death is definitely air pollution, which accounted for 6.5 million mortalities in 2015 worldwide. While Water pollution killed 1.8 million people, workplace-related pollution killed 0.8 million people. The report also says that 1 in 4 pollution related deaths happen in countries such as China, India, Pakistan, Kenya, Madagascar, and Bangladesh as these countries are trying to industrialize rapi...

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  • Lake Baikal, Russia, crippled by putrid algae, poaching and pollution

    Lake Baikal, one of the natural wonders of exceptional value, is undergoing its gravest crisis in recent history. Experts state that the lake is under severe threat, as the government bans the catching of a signature fish that has lived in the world's deepest lake for centuries.
    Holding one-fifth of the world's unfrozen fresh water, Baikal in Russia's Siberia is  "exceptional value to evolutionary science" meriting its listing as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
    Baikal's high biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant and animal species, most of which are endemic to the lake. Over the past several years, however, the lake, a major international tourist attraction, has been crip...

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  • Maryland shooting suspect arrested in Delaware

    Radee Labeeb Prince, the 37-year-old suspect in shootings in Maryland and Delaware has been arrested from Delaware. The shooting left three people dead and three others injured.
    The shooter is accused of killing three people and wounding two others at his job in Maryland on Wednesday morning. Police say he shot a sixth person about two hours later at a car dealership at Wilmington, Delaware.


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