How Far Have We Drilled into the Earth?


In 2012, a new record was set off the coast of Japan where scientists drilled more than 2,111 meters in the earth to obtain rock samples. Scientists used a vessel named Chikyu which has been specially designed to drill down to 10,000 meters below sea level. Prior to the record set near Japan, the former record had been set near the Costa Rica Rift.
Q&A Related to "How Far Have We Drilled into the Earth?"
Chinese scientists are trying to drill a 5,000-meter-deep hole in
Never. is a very long time for climate, although not for extinction. The species we lose to climate change are gone from the natural world. Climate will continue to change and fluctuate
Answer It is approximately 6371km to the Inner core (center of the Earth). For those who are not metrically inclined, that is about 3959 miles to the center.
How far have we come in the past six millennia? Numerous dental epidemiological studies indicate that people are keeping their teeth longer than over before in this century. Agents
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