The Earth sees about 760 thunderstorms every hour, scientists have calculated.
The earth is approx. 6,588,000,000,000,000,000 tons.
The light hitting the earth right now is 30 thousand years old.
The North Atlantic gets 2.5 centimetres (1in) wider every year.
Ants make up 1/10 of the total world animal tissue. The total biomass of all the ants on Earth is about equal to the total biomass of all the people.
The names of the continents all end with the same letter with which they start, excluding the North and South infront of AmericA.
The United States has paved enough roads to circle the Earth over 150 times.