Reviewed or Suggested Apps

  • Bobo Explores Light – A great app that explores 21 in-depth topics including lasers, telescopes, lightning, reflection, bioluminescence, and sunlight
  • 3D Cell Simulation and Stain Tool – Learn about the cell and its structures in a 3D tool.
  • EMD PTE – A highly interactive periodic table of elements.
  • VideoScience – Science experiments with video.
  • The Elements: A Visual Exploration – If you think you’ve seen the periodic table, think again. The Elements: A Visual Exploration lets you experience the beauty and fascination of the building blocks of our universe in a way you’ve never seen before. And as the first really new ebook developed from the ground up for iPad, The Elements beautifully shows off the capabilities of this lovely device.
  • A Life Among Whales – Video documentary featuring the exploration into the life and work of whale biologist Roger Payne
  • Newtons Laws – Explains Newton’s first two laws of motion and his law of universal gravitation.
  • Periodic Table of the Elements – Standard periodic table of elements. Free as of May 16, 2010
  • Molecules – View and manipulate 3D renderings of molecules.
  • 3D Brain – Rotate and zoom around 29 interactive structures in the brain.
  • Science Glossary – an extensive glossary of scientific terms and biographies.
  • myArm Muscles – Visually rich and stimulating way to learn about our complex arm muscles.
  • HD Birds Encyclopedia – Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about a variety of birds.
  • HD Marine Life – An encyclopedia of marine life.
  • Frog Dissection – A virtual frog dissection app.
Astronomy
  • HD Solar System – Highly graphic encyclopedia that has detailed and comprehensive information about the solar system.
  • GoSkyWatch Planetarium – Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more with a touch or by simply pointing to the sky. Have fun with family and friends discovering the images in the night sky. Go outside and explore the night sky.
  • Star Walk – An interactive astronomy guide.
  • Solar Walk – A 3D Solar System Model.
  • Distant Suns – A database of over 130,000 stars, nebula, and galaxies.
  • DrakeEQ HD – 3D simulation of the Milky Way Galaxy
  • GoSkyWatch Planetarium – Locate stars, planets, and constellations.