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Rockd App Poster Image
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age 10+
Geologists go social in high-level interactive reference.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Plantale App Poster Image
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age 10+
Cool botany AR has a bit more room to grow.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2019)
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Operate Now: Hospital App Poster Image
age 10+
Prescription for fun in this hospital-management sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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WWF Free Rivers App Poster Image
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age 10+
Beautiful AR scenes show ugly reality facing global rivers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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GLOBE Observer App Poster Image
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age 10+
Collect data as a citizen scientist; location required.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Sim Cell - Touch Press Games App Poster Image
age 10+
Immersive mission-based game requires payment to finish.
Devices: iPad
(2017)
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Space Science Investigations: Plant Growth App Poster Image
age 10+
Immersive astronaut sim combines space and life science.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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InCell VR (Cardboard) App Poster Image
age 10+
Fun racer has dazzling visuals, limited learning potential.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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The Martian: Bring Him Home App Poster Image
age 12+
Immersive real-time story adds to franchise, stands alone.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Arloon Solar System App Poster Image
age 10+
Use augmented reality to explore a 3-D solar system.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Arloon Anatomy App Poster Image
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age 12+
Augmented reality lets you see the body's systems in 3-D.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows app
(2015)
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Journeys of Invention: Science and Technology from Past to Present App Poster Image
age 12+
Text-heavy reference tool highlights major discoveries.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Classic Experiments in Science History FULL App Poster Image
age 12+
Info-packed resource lacks hands-on fun.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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DIY Sun Science App Poster Image
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age 10+
Spark kids' interest with excellent, free astronomy tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Autodesk Digital STEAM Applied Mechanics App Poster Image
age 12+
Uneven mini-games let kids grapple with mechanics concepts.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Sky Map App Poster Image
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age 10+
Excellent tool encourages appreciation of the universe.
Devices: Android, Windows app
(2013)
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SkySafari App Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful astronomy resource is rich with information.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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Stellarium Mobile Sky Map App Poster Image
age 12+
Mobile planetarium brings night sky up close, beautifully.
Devices: Android
(2013)
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Mobile Observatory App Poster Image
age 12+
Impressive tool for stargazing, learning about astronomy.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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