Your Water Fun Fact of the Day

Wednesday, 15 September 2010

macro water drop

Over the course of a century, the average water molecule will spend:

  • 1 week in the atmosphere
  • 2 weeks in lakes and rivers
  • 20 months as ice
  • 98 years in the ocean

Source: OMG Facts
(Image: macro water drop, a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial (2.0) image from hypergurl's photostream)

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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