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How Much Water is There on Earth?

The Earth is a watery place. But just how much water exists on, in, and above our planet? Read on to find out.
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How Much Water is There on Earth?

The Earth is a watery place. But just how much water exists on, in, and above our planet? Read on to find out.
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El Ciclo del Agua, The Water Cycle, Spanish

El Ciclo del Agua, The Water Cycle, SpanishEste diagrama muestra solo el ciclo natural del agua, ignorando las influencias humanas.
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El Ciclo del Agua, The Water Cycle, Spanish

El Ciclo del Agua, The Water Cycle, SpanishEste diagrama muestra solo el ciclo natural del agua, ignorando las influencias humanas.
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水循环, The Water Cycle, Chinese

你可能認為從天而降的每一滴雨,或者你喝的每一杯水,都是新鮮的,但它一直存在,並且是水循環的一部分!
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水循环, The Water Cycle, Chinese

你可能認為從天而降的每一滴雨,或者你喝的每一杯水,都是新鮮的,但它一直存在,並且是水循環的一部分!
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O Ciclo d’água, The water cycle, Portuguese

O ciclo da água, também comumente conhecido como ciclo hidrológico, descreve a existência e o movimento contínuo da água sobre, dentro e acima da Terra. A água da Terra está sempre em movimento e sempre mudando de estado, de liquido para vapor, depois para gelo e novamente de volta para seu estado inicial. O ciclo da água tem funcionado por bilhões de anos e toda a vida na Terra depende dele; a...
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O Ciclo d’água, The water cycle, Portuguese

O ciclo da água, também comumente conhecido como ciclo hidrológico, descreve a existência e o movimento contínuo da água sobre, dentro e acima da Terra. A água da Terra está sempre em movimento e sempre mudando de estado, de liquido para vapor, depois para gelo e novamente de volta para seu estado inicial. O ciclo da água tem funcionado por bilhões de anos e toda a vida na Terra depende dele; a...
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Dystrybucja wody na Ziemi, Earth's Water Distribution, Polish

Dystrybucja wody na Ziemi
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Le cycle de l’eau - The water cycle, French

Vous pouvez penser que chaque goutte de pluie qui tombe du ciel, ou chaque verre d'eau que vous buvez, est tout nouveau, mais, en fait, il a toujours été là et fait partie du cycle naturel de l'eau.
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Le cycle de l’eau - The water cycle, French

Vous pouvez penser que chaque goutte de pluie qui tombe du ciel, ou chaque verre d'eau que vous buvez, est tout nouveau, mais, en fait, il a toujours été là et fait partie du cycle naturel de l'eau.
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Il ciclo dell'acqua, The Water Cycle, Italian

Il ciclo naturale dell'acqua, The Natural Water Cycle, Italian Questo diagramma mostra solo il ciclo naturale dell'acqua, ignorando le influenze umane.
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Il ciclo dell'acqua, The Water Cycle, Italian

Il ciclo naturale dell'acqua, The Natural Water Cycle, Italian Questo diagramma mostra solo il ciclo naturale dell'acqua, ignorando le influenze umane.
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Der Wasserkreislauf, The Water Cycle, German

Du denkst vielleicht, jeder Regentropfen, der vom Himmel fällt, oder jedes Glas Wasser, das du trinkst, ist nagelneu, aber das Wasser ist schon immer da, und es ist Teil des Wasserkreislaufs.
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Der Wasserkreislauf, The Water Cycle, German

Du denkst vielleicht, jeder Regentropfen, der vom Himmel fällt, oder jedes Glas Wasser, das du trinkst, ist nagelneu, aber das Wasser ist schon immer da, und es ist Teil des Wasserkreislaufs.
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The Fundamentals of the Water Cycle

Earth's water is always in movement, and the natural water cycle, also known as the hydrologic cycle, describes the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth. Water is always changing states between liquid, vapor, and ice, with these processes happening in the blink of an eye and over millions of years.
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The Fundamentals of the Water Cycle

Earth's water is always in movement, and the natural water cycle, also known as the hydrologic cycle, describes the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth. Water is always changing states between liquid, vapor, and ice, with these processes happening in the blink of an eye and over millions of years.
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How Much Does a Cloud Weigh?

I don't know anyone who is afraid to walk underneath a cumulus cloud because they are afraid it might fall on them. We don't think of clouds even having weight because they are floating. But, clouds are made up of a physical substance, water, and water is quite heavy, so clouds must have weight. We will explain this "paradox" to you if you read on.
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How Much Does a Cloud Weigh?

I don't know anyone who is afraid to walk underneath a cumulus cloud because they are afraid it might fall on them. We don't think of clouds even having weight because they are floating. But, clouds are made up of a physical substance, water, and water is quite heavy, so clouds must have weight. We will explain this "paradox" to you if you read on.
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Rain and Precipitation

Rain and snow are key elements in the Earth's water cycle, which is vital to all life on Earth. Rainfall is the main way that the water in the skies comes down to Earth, where it fills our lakes and rivers, recharges the underground aquifers, and provides drinks to plants and animals.
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Rain and Precipitation

Rain and snow are key elements in the Earth's water cycle, which is vital to all life on Earth. Rainfall is the main way that the water in the skies comes down to Earth, where it fills our lakes and rivers, recharges the underground aquifers, and provides drinks to plants and animals.
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Streamflow and the Water Cycle

What is streamflow? How do streams get their water? To learn about streamflow and its role in the water cycle, continue reading. Note: This section of the Water Science School discusses the Earth's "natural" water cycle without human interference.
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Streamflow and the Water Cycle

What is streamflow? How do streams get their water? To learn about streamflow and its role in the water cycle, continue reading. Note: This section of the Water Science School discusses the Earth's "natural" water cycle without human interference.
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