The planet we live on is a remarkable place, with incredible things happening everywhere, all the time. But have you ever wondered how or why these things occur? How the Earth was created? How we predict the weather? How fossils form? What causes earthquakes? Which animals glow in the dark? Or how the Galapagos Islands came to be? The How It Works Book of Incredible Earth provides answers to all these questions and more as it takes you on a thrilling journey through everything you need to know about the world we live in. Covering the scientifi c explanations behind weather phenomena, plant life, extreme landscapes and volatile volcanoes, as well as the amazing creatures found throughout the animal kingdom, there is something for everyone to learn about and enjoy. Packed full of fascinating facts, gorgeous photography and insightful diagrams, the Book of Incredible Earth will show you just how awe-inspiring our planet really is.