For all its issues and faults, Earth is still a beautiful place. Think about it: the colorful sunsets, the warm ocean breeze, dogs, Doritos, the fact that we're currently not being vaporized to smithereens. Yes, life on Earth sure is lovely — especially compared to what it could be like on any other neighboring planet.
Space: It Does The Body No Good
Your Guide to Solar System Certain Death
How Long You Can Survive On Each Planet
Key Facts In This Video
On Mercury, the side that faces the sun is super hot, and the opposite side is extremely cold. 00:51
The surface of Venus is 900 degrees Fahrenheit, hotter than a pizza oven. 01:11
Jupiter has no surface to land on—you would descend into its gaseous atmosphere until you were crushed by the pressure. 01:54
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