Planet Earth


Planet: Earth – the fourth installment of the Journey Through the Solar System series takes a good long look at what constitutes life, the requirements for life, and the possible reasons for life on Earth versus life on other planets.


Planet: Earth also explores the seasons, the moon, climate, and internal structure. K-12 and 6-12 subscribers can supplement their student’s study of earth using the following interactive unit studies:


  • Atmosphere
  • Ecology
  • Biosphere
  • Terrestrial Biomes
  • Aquatic Biomes
  • Thunderstorms
  • Hurricanes
  • Tsunamis
  • Earthquakes


Students should have completed all the previous Solar System units before beginning this one.


Click Here to access Planet Earth Interactive Unit


Optional Resources

Solar System Explorations: Earth

NetFlix Suggestions

The Universe Season 1


The End of the Earth: Deep Space Threats to Our Planet

The Universe: Season 2

Mysteries of the Moon