We typically don't think of the moon -- unlike, perhaps, the sun -- as absolutely vital to human life, but it is.
A new video (above), released by Inside Science on Wednesday, reveals the top five things we would miss if Earth didn't have it's precious satellite.
From what nights on Earth would be like to how human life might have never come to existence, just check out the video and prepare to be amazed.
How to vote
Vote-by-mail ballot request deadline: Varies by state
For the Nov 3 election: States are making it easier for citizens to vote absentee by mail this year due to the coronavirus. Each state has its own rules for mail-in absentee voting. Visit your state election office website to find out if you can vote by mail.Get more information
In-person early voting dates: Varies by state
Sometimes circumstances make it hard or impossible for you to vote on Election Day. But your state may let you vote during a designated early voting period. You don't need an excuse to vote early. Visit your state election office website to find out whether they offer early voting.My Election Office
General Election: Nov 3, 2020
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