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Tropical Rainforests

Want take a trip to the rainforest? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the incredibly lush rainforest biome. You’ll find out just how many of the world’s species are found in this type of environment and why rainforests are sometimes called the lungs of the earth. Find out what a canopy is and why rainforest soil is poorer than you’d think. Most importantly, you’ll learn about some of the human activities that threaten the rainforest, and how those activities are causing rapid extinction there. Come on, you know you want to be a rainforest smartie!

Watch the Science movie about Tropical Rainforests »


What is the difference between a temperate and a tropical rainforest?

Why are rainforests so important?

What are biomes?