Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsAstronomy & Space · 1 month ago

Did you know that Earth is the third planet in the Solar System?

The third planet from the sun, that is. That big, bright yellow thing in the sky, in case you don't know that either. Yes, I am the trivia king.

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  • 1 month ago

    no sh*t sherlock

  • F
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Why not apply for a research grant?

    Staying the bl**ding obvious is all the rage right now.

  • Clive
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Yes.  Have you any more stupid questions on the blindingly obvious?

  • 1 month ago

    You obviously saw that on TV

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  • 1 month ago

    Yeah, but, we’re *first* in the number of lakes on the surface...

  • 1 month ago

    That's because you insist on using "distance from the Sun" for ranking. Many ranking systems use chronology (first man on the Moon, first heavier-than-air flight, first woman to jump Niagara Falls in a barrel, etc.)

    In that case, the ranking of the planets goes like this:

    Sun, Moon (yes, they were considered planets 2500 years ago), Venus (and Lucifer, its morning name), Mercury, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. This makes Earth (accepted as a planet at the beginning of the 18th century) number 8.

    Ah! Trivia! The gathering of information that affects so little of real life...

  • 1 month ago

    You can count to three?

  • 1 month ago

    My little kid keep on telling me with this fact.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Hence the TV show "Third Rock From the Sun"   ........................

  • 1 month ago

    At first I thought you meant like a 3rd world country among the planets

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