Our Planet: the Past, Present and Future of Earth

Overview

This release includes three documentaries that explore the workings of the planet Earth in the past, present, and future, using expert scientific explanation, and advanced computer animation. The first program discusses how the Earth was formed, the second questions how the effects of Global Warming are affecting the planet as we know it, and the third posits what the planet would be like after humanity is wiped out.
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Overview

This release includes three documentaries that explore the workings of the planet Earth in the past, present, and future, using expert scientific explanation, and advanced computer animation. The first program discusses how the Earth was formed, the second questions how the effects of Global Warming are affecting the planet as we know it, and the third posits what the planet would be like after humanity is wiped out.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Bonus documentary: "Inside the Volcano"; Additional scenes
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/29/2011
  • UPC: 733961229158
  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Time: 4:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 18,176

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Our Planet: The Past, Present and Future of Earth - Disc One: How the Earth Was Made
1. World of Fire [10:47]
2. Water World [6:50]
3. Granite Planet [9:04]
4. Continental Movement [12:14]
5. Explosion of Life [12:58]
6. Ruled by Dinosaurs [7:37]
7. Death From Above [9:17]
8. Mammals and Man [8:36]
9. Ice Ages [8:08]
10. Looking Ahead [4:56]
1. Window Into the Earth [3:43]
2. What Makes a Volcano? [11:42]
3. A Culture Destroyed [12:22]
4. Eyewitness to Chaos [11:50]
5. A Permanent Threat [5:54]
6. Climatic Ipmact [8:55]
7. Dilemma of Uncertainty [13:10]
8. Giver of Life [7:08]
9. Fire and Ice [8:29]
10. Super Volcanoes [7:10]
Disc #2 -- Our Planet: The Past, Present and Future of Earth - Disc Two: A Global Warning?
1. A Raising Awareness [4:40]
2. 10-Million-Year Winter [8:16]
3. Super Hot Conditions [10:24]
4. Life Forms Flourish [6:30]
5. Far-Reaching Consequences [6:45]
6. A Watery Nightmare [13:35]
7. Evidence in the Ice [9:35]
8. The Little Ice Age [6:13]
9. More Climate Extremes [8:33]
10. Wrath of Global Warming [10:12]
11. Rapid Escalation [5:06]
12. Credits [:23]
Disc #3 -- Our Planet: The Past, Present and Future of Earth - Disc Three: Life After People
1. 1 Day After People [13:31]
2. 1 Year After People [10:26]
3. 20 Years After People [10:14]
4. 25 Years After People [9:47]
5. 40 Years After People [11:25]
6. 75 Years After People [13:29]
7. 150 Years After People [7:52]
8. 500 Years After People [6:13]
9. 10,000 Years After People [4:51]
10. Credits [:37]
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Disc #1 -- Our Planet: The Past, Present and Future of Earth - Disc One: How the Earth Was Made
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   Bonus Features
      Inside the Volcano
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         Found? Largest Armored Dinosaur Bones
         Digging for Gold
         How the Grand Canyon Became Grand
         First Life on Earth
         Disappearing Glaciers
Disc #2 -- Our Planet: The Past, Present and Future of Earth - Disc Two: A Global Warning?
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      The Demise of the Anasazi
      Killer and Creator
      Greenhouse Gas Statistics
      Snows of Kilimanjaro
      Survival of the Fittest
Disc #3 -- Our Planet: The Past, Present and Future of Earth - Disc Three: Life After People
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      The Making of...
      Animals
      Buildings
      Extinctions
      Meteor
      Nuclear Winter
      Plague
      Trash
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