Most Of What You Need To Know About Planet Earth, In Seven Minutes

This gorgeous animation by the folks at Kurzgesagt (previously) tells you nearly everything you need to know about our home planet.


Lots of great stuff in here, including bite-sized information on the big splat; a visualization of all of Earth's water, collected into a sphere; the ocean's deepest point; and out planet's mysterious magnetic field.

Check out more fantastic explainer videos from Kurzgesagt here.


Seven minutes? Is not "Mostly Harmless" enough?