Amazing Planet

Why is the Earth so restless? What causes the ground to shake violently, volcanoes to explode, and great mountain ranges to rise to incredible heights? National Geographic takes viewers on the visual ride of their lives, introducing them to our Amazing Planet! Hold on tight to our time-machine as we propel you backwards and forwards through the geological history of a little rock we call home - Earth.

Previous Episode

Destructive Forces

Episode 1x03; Feb 21, 2007

Why do mountains have a triangular shape? How much rain must fall to start a river? How does one grain of sand become an entire dune? Join National Geographic as we show you how the Dynamos of Destruction sculpt our Amazing Planet. But hold on tight,

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: Destructive ForcesFeb 21, 2007
1x02: Born of FireFeb 16, 2007
1x01: Ocean RealmFeb 13, 2007
View full episode list »