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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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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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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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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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My Molecularium App Poster Image
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age 12+
Smart molecule-building game requires patience.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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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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SimpleRockets App Poster Image
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age 12+
Space-science physics game a blast for budding engineers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Brainapse App Poster Image
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age 12+
Cool brain images, so-so learning experience.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2019)
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Smithsonian Earth App Poster Image
age 12+
Stunning videos spotlight Earth's animals, natural wonders.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Plague Inc. App Poster Image
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age 12+
Slow & steady kills the (human) race in disease-design app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
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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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Robots for iPad App Poster Image
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age 12+
Interactive app best for tweens, teens interested in robots.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Stick Stunt Biker App Poster Image
age 8+
Big air + big crashes = pretty big fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
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Trainyard App Poster Image
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age 8+
Route trains to correct stations in this innovative stumper.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
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Spaghetti Marshmallows App Poster Image
age 8+
Fun physics building game with a playful theme.
Devices: Android
(2011)
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Redshift - Astronomy App Poster Image
age 8+
Incredible amount of information in stargazer's dream tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Star Chart App Poster Image
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age 8+
A great way to explore the skies -- just point your phone.
Devices: Android
(2011)
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Britannica Kids: Snakes App Poster Image
age 8+
Packed with information about often-feared creatures.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Journey Into the Deep App Poster Image
age 8+
Stunning pictures make kids feel like ocean explorers.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Britannica Kids: Solar System App Poster Image
age 8+
Great interactive reference tool with space games and quiz.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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