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.
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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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