8 Facts About The Most Important Liquid, Water

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There is the same amount of water on Earth as there was when the Earth was formed. Water is vital for all known forms of life. Below are a few water facts to better your knowledge.


1
About 98% of Antarctica is covered by frozen water.

2
One in nine people on Earth does not have access to clean water.

3
Dirty water kills more children than war, malaria, HIV/AIDS and traffic accidents combined.

4
Roughly 70 percent of an adult's body is made up of water.

5
71 percent of the Earth's surface is covered by water.

6
Only 2 percent of water on Earth is drinkable.

7
Only 0.036% of the planet's total water supply is found in lakes and rivers.

8
Drinking water will help you stay young, lose weight, and build muscle.