The Earth was created four billion and a half years ago from a gigantic cloud of dust. Since then, it has not stopped evolving and has become more and more coherent and complex. The Planet Earth CD-ROM answers innumerable questions from the formation of fossils to ultramodern techniques of cartography. Through a combination of high-quality animations and step-by-step explanations, this amazing multimedia tool leads you on a path of discovery. It will pique your curiosity and encourage you to explore subjects in depth. The quality and accuracy of the illustrations provide basic knowledge of each theme at a glance by tying all the information together. You are just a click away from a fascinating trip through our planet.


  • 500 illustrations
  • 500 photos
  • More than 50 videos
  • 50,000 words
  • An animated interface makes consulting the encyclopedia fun and easy
  • Comprehensive help screens illustrate exactly how to get the most out of this amazing resource
  • Contains a complete video library with more than one hour of viewing time
  • Numerous hyperlinks allow you to explore more deeply a subject or related theme
  • The index allows rapid, efficient searches through the entire content
  • Progressive visual explanations allow you to follow the development of each phenomenon