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Brainfeed

Brainfeed

* Ranked #1 in 70 countries, Top 10 app for kids 9-11 in 110+ countries, Featured in Apple Newsletter, Best New Apps & Games! featured by iTunes in over 100 countries.Brainfeed is an excellent resource for curated educational videos. The app holds over 2,000 short...

Women Who Changed The World

This is such a beautiful app that does a wonderful job providing facts about historical women who changed the world. There are 15 women featured in this app, each one with their own story. Once you click on the woman of your choosing, you will be directed to an...

Barefoot World Atlas

With this app, you can virtually fly around the world and learn all you’d want to know about countries and cities near and far. Providing beautiful illustrations and thought-provoking tidbits, this app is sure to quench your desire for knowledge about our great...

Encyclopaedia Brittanica

This app makes it possible to access all the information you could ever want about anything and everything right at your fingertips. The layout of the app allows you to browse through the 65,000 articles (80,000 with an annual subscription), but there is also a search...

Today in History

Price: $3.99 Developer: Downshift LLC   Today in History is a fun, easy to use app that is just jam-packed with significant information related to any given day of the year. The application offers brief overviews of significant historical events in the past and...
Think Like Churchill

Think Like Churchill

Think Like Churchill is one amazing app! I not only learned a great deal about Winston Churchill, much more than I learned in school, as well as a real insight into the major decisions he made in his life. It comes with superb narration by Boris Johnson, a British...

Who Was? Adventure

If you are interested in historical trivia, this is a great app to test your knowledge. If you are interested in improving your historical knowledge, same goes!Who Was? Adventure teaches historical facts, as well as testing your knowledge of history. The app includes...

WolframAlpha

Price: $2.99 Developer: Wolfram Group LLC   WolframAlpha is like having a personal interactive encyclopedia. It is the web's premier reference utility covering virtually any subject you can think of: politics, history, math, engineering... It will even tell you...

Spirit of 76

Price: $0.99 Developer: EduServe, Inc.   Spirit of '76 is one of the most aptly named applications I've run across in the educational genre. It is not a cut and dry history app that teaches about the American Revolution and independence of our nation. It portrays...

Presidents vs. Aliens

Price: $1.99 Developer: Freecloud Design, Inc.   Presidents vs. Aliens is another great app developed by the makers of the award-winning app, "Stack the States." It includes a fun game while learning facts about each President. You can choose to be quizzed on...

On this day…

Price: Free Developer: Sophia Teutschler     This app is very entertaining and informative. It tells you all the major events, births, and deaths that happened on a particular day. There are hundreds of daily entries to browse through, with related Wikipedia...

HISTORY Here

Price: FreeDeveloper: A&C Television Networks Mobile  When I was studying history in school, at times the subject felt very far away and disconnected. I'm pretty sure many 12+-year-olds, just now starting to learn about things that happened in the distant past,...

Gettysburg Battle App

The time comes, in every youngster's life (in the USA), when they will have to learn about one of the greatest battles ever fought on American soil. This interactive app gives an in-depth look at every nook and cranny of the fight, along with a map of troops and...

Geo Walk HD – 3D World Fact Book

*Featured by Apple on "Back to School"   Explore the world through this 3-D World Fact Book. This app includes around 500 interesting facts about places, people, animals, and plants. All at your fingertips. The user spins a 3-D globe and clicks on one of the...

Declaration for iPhone and iPod Touch

Price: Free Developer: Clint Bagwell Consulting   The Declaration of Independence was not just a piece of paper, but an incredibly risky stand, taken by a handful of courageous men. It set the stage for the American colonies to assert and gain their independence...

Britannica Kids: Ancient Rome

Price: $1.99 Developer: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc   This is, in my opinion, the exact way that any history app should be designed for the optimal communication of the facts about any given period. It is beautifully constructed and super easy to navigate...

Back in Time for iPhone

• Winner of the WSA Mobile Award • Top1 iPhone Book App in 10 Countries • Featured by the American Photo Magazine   Do you know what the defining moments in World history were? How about what moments paved the way for life and organisms as we know it? How much do...

Back in Time for iPad

  * "The coolest history textbook you’ll find on the iPad" - The New York Times * Top1 iPad Book in US, UK, FR, ES, China… and 34 more Countries   Are you interested in knowing what the defining moments in World history are? Or, how about what moments paved...