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Science Apps

A growing list of science apps.

Timeline Eons

Timeline Eons is a graphic representation of the entire natural and human history:

-Extensive and wide-ranging events, from the Big Bang to historical events and future projections.

-Events are displayed in a large context, revealing and clarifying important historical connections.

-The app introduces new and fun facts that open the door for exploration, and offers editing features for hands-on and personal learning.

Astro App

Explore the night sky, Mars or the Moon with the help of Google Sky. Tap on the map to pan around quickly and zoom in to examine craters, spots, or nebulas in more detail.

GoSkyWatch Planetarium

Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more with the touch or by pointing to the sky.

Periodic Table Plus

Learning has never been more fun. Organizing the elements in chemistry has never been easier than through the Mendeleev's periodic table. Here is a tribute to this great scientist. This application is a colorful visualization of the periodic table that will leave indelible impressions of factual chemistry in the young minds. For the inquisitive, the application provides a full page detail of many of the properties of the elements. The 'Pick & Place' game, with multiple skill levels, will dramatically change the way we learn about the elements in chemistry. Put yourself in the Mendeleev's shoes; drag the elements one by one to where you think they should go in order to make the complete periodic table.

Frog Dissection

Frog Dissection from Punflay, is a greener alternative for teaching dissection in the classroom. This iPad app is suitable for middle-school students who are learning about organs and organ systems as part of their life science curriculum. Students can try dissecting a virtual specimen with all the trappings that come with the real procedure-minus the mess of course! Besides a virtual chloroformed specimen, the app comes with all the dissection tools and detailed instructions to complete the procedure. Once dissection is complete, the frog’s organs are exposed for further study. Vivid 3D images will help students visualize the internal organs very effectively. For enhanced learning experience, the app also has information on the different types of frogs, frogs’ life cycle, anatomical comparison of frogs with humans, an interactive quiz and detailed descriptions of the organs.

HD Marine Life

The Marine Life Encyclopedia is a beautiful and deep digital study, and developed thinking of those who love the great and extensive sea.

On this Encyclopedia of Marine Life you can find three major areas in which it has developed a lot of subjects for each area, beginning with the subfields of marine life.

Animal Kingdom

You can have this beautiful HD Animal Kingdom Encyclopaedia for study and learning at your fingertips and use it in schools, colleges, universities or with your family.

You can learn and study in the Encyclopedia useful topics as , Porifera, Bids, Animalia, etc. how it works and much more ...

Fish Encyclopedia

This is an Encyclopedia studying many aspects of marine life
Behavior, nutrition, life cycles etc.. of many species in general
and everything related to the aquatic world.

Live Butterfly Garden

Watch butterfly’s grow then let them go! See one of Nature’s greatest miracles right before your eyes now on your mobile phone, butterfly behaviour is based on the weather in your location, Insect Lore’s Best Toy Award-winning butterfly raising kit.

A Life Cycle App

This Life Cycles App is created by a team of high school students, educators, and parents in Texas. It is easy to use, intuitive and most importantly, provides educational content with great illustrations and narrations for students, schools and montessori's.

Appropriate for children ages 2-10+.

Following life cycles are covered in this app at this moment:
- Frog Life Cycle
- Water Life Cycle
- Butterfly Cycle
- Plant Cycle
- Pollination
- Photosynthesis
- Moon Phases
- Nitrogen Cycle
- Oxygen Cycle
- Rock Cycle

Animal Sounds

Features :
- 60 different animals
- 5 different languages
- English
- French
- German
- Spanish
- Italian
- Chinese
- One touch, one sound, one picture : It's that simple !

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Planets

Planets

3D guide to the solar system for aspiring astronomers

• Sky 2D: locate planets with flat view of sky
• Sky 3D: planetarium style view of the sky
• Visibility: find out when planet will be visible
• Globe: rotating 3D globe of planets and moon

3D Brain, science

Use your touch screen to rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures. Discover how each brain region functions, what happens when it is injured, and how it is involved in mental illness. Each detailed structure comes with information on functions, disorders, brain damage, case studies, and links to modern research.

Dinosaur Discovery

Introduce your child to the wonderful world of Dinosaurs. Dinosaurs come to life with this interactive application. Enjoy the sights and sounds of these magnificent creatures. Fun for kids of all ages.

Pocket Heart 2

Whether you’re a human biology student needing to learn, understand and memorize all of the anatomical features and functions of the heart, or a health care professional looking for a novel way of communicating a diagnosis or procedure to a patient, colleague or trainee, Pocket Heart’s unique 3D interface can facilitate this.

  • Students: You can use this App as a study tool to help you brush up on your knowledge of the heart in preparing for your human biology exams.

  • Doctors/Health Care Professionals: This app offers you a unique communication resource on which to demonstrate your diagnoses and surgical procedures to patients.

  • Parents: Use Pocket Heart as an educational aid in showing your children how the human heart works in a fun and game-like 3D environment.

Earth Science Regents Buddy

Earth Science Regents Buddy is the ultimate tool for learning Earth Science. This app was designed by a teacher who has used all possible multimedia resources in the classroom for teaching regents curriculum. Earth Science Regents Buddy is not only an app for learning Earth Science, but also an app for teachers. The features of this app makes studying extremely convenient.