PLANET airs Tuesdays, June 6 - June 27, 2000 at 8 pm (ET) on
PBS (check local listings).
Earth sustains life, it also harbors forces that can instantly
destroy us. SAVAGE PLANET, a new, four-part series from Thirteen/WNET
New York, examines the stunning beauty and deadly power of the
Earth. Eyewitness accounts, scientific investigations, and unprecedented
footage from around the world put viewers in the eye of the storm
and on the trail of avalanches, meteors, lightning, and much more.
Savage Planet online features essays and interactive animations that highlight topics
presented in the series; video clips; and links to relevant
resources on the Web.
is best viewed in Netscape
Explorer 4.0, and AOL 4.0 or higher. To view the QuickTime
video clips, you must have the free QuickTime
3 or higher plug-in (for PC or Mac) . To view the animations,
version 4 of the free Flash
plug-in is required.