According to the National Geographic, rainforests could vanish from the planet completely within the next century if current deforestation rates continue."   Here's a really cool infographic that illustrates the many, many reasons why we can't let that happen:

According to the National Geographic, rainforests could vanish from the planet completely within the next century if current deforestation rates continue." Here's a really cool infographic that illustrates the many, many reasons why we can't let that happen:

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Every US space mission from Mercury to Apollo-Soyuz with astronauts color-coded by selection group.

Every US space mission from Mercury to Apollo-Soyuz with astronauts color-coded by selection group.

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Although Venus is only the planet second nearest the sun, its dense, toxic atmosphere traps heat in a runaway version of the greenhouse effect that warms up the Earth. As a result, temperatures on Venus reach 870 degrees F (465 degrees C), more than hot enough to melt lead.

Although Venus is only the planet second nearest the sun, its dense, toxic atmosphere traps heat in a runaway version of the greenhouse effect that warms up the Earth. As a result, temperatures on Venus reach 870 degrees F (465 degrees C), more than hot enough to melt lead.

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Moons and Planets of the Solar System For more information about our #Solar #System, check us out: http://astronomyisawesome.com/solar-systems/what-solar-system-are-we-in/

Moons and Planets of the Solar System For more information about our #Solar #System, check us out: http://astronomyisawesome.com/solar-systems/what-solar-system-are-we-in/

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very quick and simple craft about planets when time is of the essence but still want something visual and kinesthetic for chilren.

very quick and simple craft about planets when time is of the essence but still want something visual and kinesthetic for chilren.

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Space Planets Display, classroom display, class display, Space, planets, planet, Stars, moon, rocket, Early Years (EYFS), KS1 & KS2 Primary ...       hmm could use the planets as a way of tracking math fact memorization?

Space Planets Display, classroom display, class display, Space, planets, planet, Stars, moon, rocket, Early Years (EYFS), KS1 & KS2 Primary ... hmm could use the planets as a way of tracking math fact memorization?

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Imgur: The most awesome images on the Internet
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