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Does the earth need the moon to survive ?

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No, the earth needs to save himself.

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Himself ? May i know the physical location of earths Gender.. I didnt know where its located.
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Technically, planets are regarded as HER. fyi..
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What? No? Planets are asexual and "mother earth" is a figurative thing.
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Thanks for that info.!
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No.

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You may be surprised to find out, as I was, that the Earth does not really need the moon. That it was ?perfectly placed to sustain life? turns out to be a load of nonsense.
Sure, things would be different, but in a good way, believe it or not.
The moon?s mysterious introduction into an earthbound orbit still puzzles scientists, esoteric philosophers and ancient historians alike. While physicists puzzle over the anomalous characteristics of the moon, many ancient tales and writings refer to a time ?before the moon?.

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Actually, scientists aren't that puzzled about the formation of the moon any more.
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^What he said.
Also, if the moon didn't cause most of the tidal movements of the ocean, life on earth would probably be a few millions of years behind in evolution, since it would have been much harder for creatures to evolve to land.
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There was no time before the moon, that could have been witnessed. The moon was here long before any life existed.
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Just assume that all factors fell in place to have LIfe on Earth. Just like the same way our hands legs and body parts are in the right place to cal us humans. Its like that. Hope the metaphore helps u.
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The Earth will continue to float in space with or without the moon. If you're referring to life on Earth, not having tides will have a big effect on coastal life.

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I don't think so. The moon orbits and revolves around earth. The moon needs earth to survive, but earth doesn't need the moon to survive.

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im still confused with the last phrase of yours.
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Not the Earth as a planet, but life on Earth, and certainly human civilization, could be in bad shape. Without the moon, we would only have the ocean tides caused by the sun; life would have taken much longer to "crawl" out of the water. Also, the moon stabilizes Earth on its axis; without it Earth would wobble around like a top about to fall over (though it wouldn't actually "fall over"; no place to "fall" to). This wobbling would cause different parts of Earth to be nearer then farther from the sun, the climate would shift unpredictably, and plant life would be very scanty. Trees would probably not exist because their climate wouldn't stay the same long enough for them to reach any age. We probably wouldn't be here, and if we were, how would we develop a civilization since farming from year to year would be next to impossible with the shifting climate.
So, the planet would be fine, but life on it would be having a hard time indeed.

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Yes Very true. " the climate would shift unpredictably " thats the point !
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Yes

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no! pls see my comments
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yes it does because the moon controls the tide of the ocean and w/o the moon the tide will either be too small where people can't go fishing or to big where it floods or

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OR.. it will be really ugly to see the state of the earth!
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true
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Read the book "When im gone"

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pitch perfect (;
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It would be catastrophic, if we had no moon.look it up.

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hmm.. true.
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Yes, we need the moonlight at night.

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your in love dear!
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It's true, life would be threatened without it. The Moon controls the Earth's rotational speed. Before the Moon was created, the Earth rotated at extreme speeds, with a day lasting 6 hours. Since the Moon was created, it's been slowing down Earth's rotation, which is why a day is 24 hours versus 6. It also acts as a "bodyguard" against incoming asteroids, hence the craters on its surface.

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Yup.
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hi5!
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No, the earth needs us to survive!!

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is it US? or the topic of discussion here... MOON?
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No, we should survive the earth. ,, everyone should do it

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I didnt understand your point.
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" we should survive the earth" What does that mean?
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Are you commenting about Pollution and Green house effect?
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Nope it can survive without moon too but life would be more difficulty.

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Exactly. !!
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the earth needs the moon too.How about the light at night when there was no moon?It is so dark!.How about the tides that bring fishes to fishermen?The fishermen will lose their job if they cannot catch fish.

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moon balances the tides of the sea also the winds of the planet. Without it earth would be somewhat like venus having irratic climate change. without moon, At one point nevade desert would be dry at the other it would rain at some other point there would be cyclones at very high speed or torndoes and etc etc... In simple words Moon control the seasons and tides. which is necessary for fauna and flora. as for we we can Start running here and there for safety without the moon.
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The moon causes tides and interferes with the plants and animals that breed on lunar cycles, but that's about it. Life that depended on the moon wouldn't survive, but most other life could.

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Just assume that all factors fell in place to have LIfe on Earth. Just like the same way our hands legs and body parts are in the right place to cal us humans.

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The Earth formed 4.56 billion years ago, and the Moon formed about 30 million years later.
The Earth is tilted at a 23.5 degree angle on its axis. Our precession is very minimal as the moon enables this stability. If we were to tilt from 20 degrees to 70 degrees as some planets do it makes life nearly unsustainable. Not to mention you see all the craters on the moon. Talk about taking one for the team. While asteroid strikes are less common today due to less debris in a more mature solar system, it does provide some level of protection.
Moon help us determine distances in the solar system and the size of celestial objects. More recently, the Moon was the terrain where the space race took place between two political systems, allowing for great technical and scientific achievements. The Moon has inspired humankind to learn how to travel to space, and to bring life beyond Earth’s cradle.
Moon had a key role in the emergence of science, and in our understanding of our place in the universe.
NOW THINK YOURSELF IS MOON NECESSARY OR NOT?

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yes... Because Allah created the universe in accurate precise system
The absence of the moon will defect the universe

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No. the earth need the water to survive

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no no god no

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