There are a billion Carl Sagan quotes that commemorate Earth, but a personal favorite reminds us that Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean. As insightful as that is, it glosses over the fact that Earth, in and of itself, is wondrous and full of enigmas. So many, in fact, that modern science has barely scratched the surface. Some might even say that our civilization could thrive for a million more years and we still wouldn't know everything there is to know about mother Earth.

WATCH: Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth

The infographic below, created by Neil Walker for GeoCon Investigations, takes you on a tour of Earth's many layers, even extending all the way down to its core (it literally takes you on a journey to the center of the Earth, in image form.. not the movie). See the depth at which we place graves and see how it measures up to other natural and man-made geological formations:

Image Credit: GeoCon

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