Weather and The Sky: Earth and Sky fundamentals

Earth

The Earth is the third planet from the Sun. We all live on Earth and it is currently the only planet where evidence of life exists.Of the eight planets in the Solar System, the Earth is one of the inner planets and is made of rock and metal.

The raised part of land are called hills and mountains. An area thickly covered with trees is called a forest. Part of the earth covered with water are oceans,seas, rivers lakes and ponds.

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 Up in the Sky

DayTime

Sun

We see the sun, clouds , rainbow (after it rains) during the day.

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Clouds 

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Rainbow

As sunlight passes through the water droplets, it is bent and split into the colors of the rainbow .

Rainbows appear in seven colors because water droplets break white sunlight into the seven colors. 

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Night Time

We see the moon and the stars at night.

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