• Layered Earth Volcano
    Earth Science Education
    In 2008 we launched Layered Earth, the most complete interactive
    simulation-based Earth Sciences curriculum for K-12 and College.
    Layered Earth uses amazing, engaging 3-D simulations
    and visualizations to teach the complete range of topics in
    Geology, Meteorology, Climate & Geography.
  • Layered Earth Geology Earthquakes and Faults Simulation
    Earthquakes and Faults
    Geology - Lesson E1
    Realtime Global Earthquake Activity
  • Layered Earth Meteorolgy Heat Transfer Simulation
    Heat Transfer in the Atmosphere
    Meteorology - Lesson B1
    Average Land Temperatures, 2001-2010.
  • Layered Earth Geology Volcanoes and Tectoonic Plate Simulation
    Volcanoes and Plate Tectonics
    Geology - Lesson F1
    Super Volcanoes in the Pacific Ring of Fire
  • Layered Earth Physical Geography Atomospheric Circulation Simulation
    Atmospheric Circulation
    Physical Geography - Lesson B8
    Investigating Wind Systems in the Real World
  • Layered Earth Meteorology Super Typhoon Haiyan Simulation
    Super Typhoon Haiyan
    A Layered Earth "Teachable Moment"
    Calculating the Storm Surge
  • Layered Earth Meteorolgy Evidence of Climate Change Simulation
    Evidence of Climate Change
    Meteorology - Lesson G4
    Florida's Increasing Sea Level
  • Layered Earth Meteorology Climate Change and Global Warming Simulation
    Climate Change & Global Warming
    Meteorology - Lesson F4
    The gradual decrease in size of glaciers.
  • Layered Earth Meteorology Super Typhoon Haiyan Simulation
    World Climate Zones
    Physical Geography - Lesson D3
    The Köppen Climate Classification System
  • Layered Earth Meteorology Super Typhoon Haiyan Simulation
    Atmospheric Pressure
    Physical Geography - B7
    Isobars

Layered Earth - Earth Science Simulation Software and Curriculum

The Leaders in Earth Science Software and Curriculum


Easy to Use

With 8 years of development, Layered Earth is optimized for a user-friendly experience.

Scientifically Accurate

Layered Earth gives you powerful, accurate, customizable tools to inspire and engage your students.

Interactive Earth Simulator

Hands-on activities that encourage questioning, experimentation and exploration.

Apple iMac running Layered Earth Geology Middle School/High School software showing historic earthquake activity simulation

Teacher Resources

Flexible teaching models, pre- and post-assessment resources, and professional development.

Built in Student Lessons

Computer exercises, with interactive simulations, fully mapped to top astronomy textbooks.

K-12 Correlation

Built-in Lesson plans correlated to state and national standards that meet your curriculum needs.

For Windows PC, Mac OS X and Chromebook (September 2016)


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Layered Earth Geology

The Layered Earth is an innovative, compelling & complete Earth Science desktop software solution.

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Layered Earth Meteorology

The Layered Earth is an innovative, compelling & complete Earth Science desktop software solution.

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TLE Physical Geography

The Layered Earth is an innovative, compelling & complete Earth Science desktop software solution.