The ocean, otherwise known as the deep blue sea, continues to shock and amaze scientists and normal individuals alike. The Earth is actually covered in more water than it is land, which is saying a lot, considering we’ve already explored almost every inch of land on the planet. There are portions of the oceans, however, that no man has ever witnessed with their own eyes before – and may never for quite some time. The deepest part of the ocean is up to 36,000 feet, which would make a human head explode. Here are ten grand facts about the oceans to shock you.
The largest mountain range in the entire world is actually not located on land, but is the Mid-Oceanic Ridge, far under the ocean’s surface.
The oceans of the world are actually responsible for the production of at least 70 percent of all oxygen that humans breathe.