Planet Earth | 1985
A series that tells the stories of the modern-day scientists who work to solve the ancient mysteries of Earth. The series was filmed on all seven continents, in space, and at the bottom of the seas. "The Living Machine" examines plate tectonics. "The Blue Planet" explores the oceans, Earth's last great unexplored frontier. "The Climate Puzzle" tries to determine if a new ice age is coming or if the Earth will move toward a superheated greenhouse era.
"Tales From Other Worlds" explains what the other planets tell us about Earth. "Gifts From the Earth" examines our planet's rich resources. "The Solar Sea" describes the sun's effects on Earth. "Fate of the Earth" takes a thoughtful look at Earth's future.