8 Amazing Facts About Our Oceans

We’ve Only Explored 5% Of Our Oceans

Surprisingly, we have only explored 5 percent of our oceans. Despite all that we have learned about how 94% of life on Earth is contained within our oceans, there is still so much more to see. We have better detailed maps of Mars than we do of our oceans!

The Great Barrier Reef Can Be Seen From Space

The Great Barrier Reef, located off of the coast of Australia, is the largest living structure in the world and can be seen from space. Measuring at over 2,300 kilometers in length, it contains over 2,000 species of fish, 4,000 species of mollusk, and over 400 species of coral.