Here’s some relatively interesting facts about water:

  • 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, but if you were to visualize it as a sphere, it wouldn’t look like that much:

earth water volume visualized

  • The age of the oldest water ever discovered on Earth was 2.6 billion years old.  It was found in Ontario, Canada.

  • On top of Mount Everest, water boils at only 68 degrees Celsius because the atmospheric pressure is so much lower.

  • 90% of the garbage in the oceans is plastic.

  • 83% of human blood is made up of water.

  • Water is considered a universal solvent, which means more substances dissolve in water than any other solvent.

  • You really can die from drinking too much water… eventually, you would dilute the sodium level in your bloodstream.

  • By the time you feel thirsty, you’ve lost roughly 1% of the water content in your body.

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Check out the infographic below for more facts about water (click to enlarge):

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