Learning Exercise

How much soil is there?

A walk through and demonstration of how much soil is on our planet.
Course: Earth Science, Environmental

A NASA based walkthrough of soil with several animations and background information. see more



basic vocabulary, basic computer skills


Soil, topsoil, land, environment

Learning Objectives

The students should be able to understand how much soil is on our Earth. Their content knowledge can be increased and further research can be done on this site.