Asked in The Moon
How is life on earth protected from the extreme conditions in space?
The earth is protected by the atmosphere which deflects some of the radiation that comes from the sun. ...
Which layer of the earth atmosphere protects the earth from dangerous ultraviolet raditions of the sun?
Dangerous Ultraviolet radiations are the ones emitted from sun. These are protected by ozone. ...
What are ways earth is protected by its atmosphere?
One way is its ozone layer. The ozone layer protects the earth from harmful UV rays. The atmosphere also protects us from small meteorites which burn up when they reach the atmosphere. The moon is covered with craters from these direct hits. ...
Asked in Geology, Astronomy, Planetary Science, The Moon
What is around the earth?
a ozone layer call the atmosphere is around the earth. it protects us from the harmful uv rays from the sun.however the is a hole in the ozone layer over the artartic ocean.the hole is becoming bigger and bigger.hence we are lesser protected by the atmosphere. ...
Asked in Global Warming, Atmospheric Sciences
What might happen if the earth did not have an atmosphere?
Life would not be protected if the earth did not have atmosphere. Nothing would absorb ultraviolet radiation and nothing would reduce extreme temperatures during day and night. our world will freeze and people will freeze and die ...
Asked in Astronomy, Planetary Science, Stars
Why does the atmosphere of Earth move with the Earth as it orbits around the sun or why doesn't the Earth lose its atmosphere as it moves in space?
The atmosphere of the planet Earth is gravitationally attracted to the Earth. That is what holds it in place. ...
Asked in Planetary Science, Atmospheric Sciences
How does the composition of earth atmosphere differ from the composition of the atmosphere of the gas giants?
earth has people in it's atmosphere