History of the Earth
The Earth's history is the field of natural history, which deals with the origin and development of the planet Earth. These include different research areas:
The inanimate nature is covered by the geology and associated areas, the origin and evolution of the Earth as a whole is the subject of cosmology. The development of earth within the solar system and the galaxy examines the Planetology. The climate history is explored by paleoclimatology.
The development of plants and animals, including humans on Earth studied paleontology to the disciplines of paleobotany, palaeozoology, paleoanthropology.
The structure of the earth's history follows the Geological time scale.