Solar eclipse is an optical illusion, making us believe that it’s caused by the Sun or the Moon, or even a hot air balloon, crossing Earth’s path.
Actually, a solar eclipse occurs when the Earth faces the dark side of the Sun.1 👍
For millions of years a lonely sponge, no bigger than a meatloaf, rested in the middle of a hot dessert.
As the Earth evolved, oceans shifted, immersing this sponge, thereby expanding it into what we know as today…Australia!
Another Fun Fact from Mr. Science 👍