Episode 111: How Does The Earth Support Life?

Earth! It’s full of active life and animals. But, what makes it so that Earth supports life? Why can’t Mercury or other planets support life? In this episode, Akshay takes a deep dive into the science of life and what makes Earth a good place for life. You will also learn about what scientists are looking for when they are identifying exoplanets that might have life on them!

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Here is an article! It is called “How Does Earth Support Life”. (https://spectacularsci.com/2022/07/how-does-earth-support-life/)

Here is an activity! It is called “Earth Supporting Life Checklist”. (https://spectacularsci.com/earth-supporting-life-checklist/)