Bodies of water on Earth are maintained by the atmosphere keeping the water cycle of evaporation, condensation and precipitation functioning so that water can be replenished. Also, the gravitational pull of the Earth kee... More »

Lake Valencia, Lake Maracaibo and Orinoco River are all bodies of water found in Venezuela. The country also relies on the Caribbean Sea for transportation and commercial activities. More »

Major bodies of water in the southeast region of the United States include Lake Okeechobee in Florida, the Gulf of Mexico and the Mississippi River, which runs along Mississippi's western border and into Louisiana. All t... More »

The water cycle is responsible for distributing water across the earth through evaporation, condensation and precipitation, a process that is vital for sustaining life on earth by providing water to plants, animals and h... More »

The first three parts of the water cycle are evaporation, condensation and precipitation. The next three stages of the six-part cycle are surface runoff, infiltration and transpiration. More »

In order, the steps of the water cycle are evaporation, condensation, sublimation, precipitation, transpiration, runoff and infiltration. Together, all of the steps help regulate the Earth’s water supply and climate. More »

Earth supports life because it is the correct distance from the sun, its composition is rock, it has a molten core, it gains protection from its atmosphere and it has water. There are approximately 500 planets in the Mil... More »