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  • Air

    The importance of air to the planet, without which there would be no life or weather, no habitable conditions, or protection from lethal ultraviolet radiation or meteorites.

  • Air

    The importance of air to the planet, without which there would be no life or weather, no habitable conditions, or protection from lethal ultraviolet radiation or meteorites.

  • Land

    The importance of land to the planet. Air and water turn solid rock into soil, then plants turn soil into life. Animals walk upon the surface and are supported by it.

  • Land

    The importance of land to the planet. Air and water turn solid rock into soil, then plants turn soil into life. Animals walk upon the surface and are supported by it.

  • Water

    The importance of water in shaping life. Across the globe, the ebb and flow of water affects every creature, from whales to plankton.

Episode guide

Earth: The Nature Of Our Planet

Series 1

Earth: The Nature Of Our Planet

  • Air

    The importance of air to the planet, without which there would be no life or weather, no habitable conditions, or protection from lethal ultraviolet radiation or meteorites.

  • Land

    The importance of land to the planet. Air and water turn solid rock into soil, then plants turn soil into life. Animals walk upon the surface and are supported by it.

  • Water

    The importance of water in shaping life. Across the globe, the ebb and flow of water affects every creature, from whales to plankton.