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Astronomy

Brilliant

* Featured in The Atlantic, NY Times, NPR and more Brilliant is home to a community of 7 million eager-to-learn problem solvers. This app encompasses so much information that will, without a doubt, help you master your critical thinking skills as well as strengthen...

All About the Solar System

Hop into a spaceship and take a journey through our amazing solar system with this interactive app. You will be transported into a world of information about our planet Earth, celestial bodies, the Solar System as a whole, the effects of the moon on the tide and much...
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...
The Night Sky

The Night Sky

For hardcore star-gazer or just curious novices, like me, this app is a must-have. It is wonderfully designed, with one of those user interfaces that have a functionality that works.At any time of day (or night) this app reads your GPS location and adjusts itself so...
WolframAlpha

WolframAlpha

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 how many airplanes are in the sky at any given...
Star Walk – Find Stars And Planets in Sky Above

Star Walk – Find Stars And Planets in Sky Above

* Over 10 million users!* Winner of Apple Design Award 2010 This real-time astronomy app is a great way to learn about and observe stars, constellations, satellites, meteors, and much more. You simply locate and tap an object to get information about it. All-in-all...
Star Walk 2 – Night Sky Map

Star Walk 2 – Night Sky Map

Star Walk 2 features a full real-time map of the day and night sky. It includes key constellations, planets, stars, satellites and much more - all clearly labeled for easy recognition. Each night sky object can be zoomed in on, providing a 3D model of the object,...
Star Rover – Stargazing Guide

Star Rover – Stargazing Guide

This app is a very nice, low-cost, basic astronomy app for investigating the night sky. It has a lot of basic functions that are incorporated into very expensive astronomy applications. It doesn't have things like Wikipedia links or detailed information about stars,...
Star Chart

Star Chart

* The top educational & augmented reality astronomy app* 20 million downloads Using GPS technology app allows you to look at the universe in real-time. It includes 3D simulation, showing the exact location of every star, planet, and moon visible from Earth, no...
Space by Tinybop

Space by Tinybop

 8th in the series of Tinybop's Explorers Library, “Space” is a multi-layered app that teaches kids about our Solar System through interactive games and lessons.To begin using the app, choose your vessel, enter your name, and blast off into outer space! Once done, you...
Solar Walk

Solar Walk – Planets System

* Over 6 million users!* National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) - GOLD winner* A Parents’ Choice Gold Award Winner The app is OUT OF THIS WORLD!!!! Quite literally.What kind of 3D solar system models did you build when you were a kid? Do you remember? Little...
SkyView® Free – Explore the Universe

SkyView® Lite

* iTunes Best of 2011 & 2012 I just want to start by saying this app is absolutely extraordinary. Just point your iPhone, iTouch, iPad at the sky and see all the stars, planets and more (even in daylight!) on your screen. Use it to narrow in and learn about the...

Science360 for iPad

The National Science Foundation's (NFS), Science360 for iPad, provides access to spectacular photographs of science and engineering images, as well as video from around the globe. In addition to this, there is a news feed which features breaking news from NSF-funded...
Planets

Planets

* Over 10 million downloads!There is a lot of punch packed into this free 3D guide to the Solar System. This mode is in real-time. Apon opening, you see a 2D picture of where the sun is in the sky, in real-time. It's a perfect app for locating the constellations and...
Oobie’s Space Adventure

Oobie’s Space Adventure

Oobie's Space Adventure is a cute and fun little interactive app book. It's not super long, but it is FREE and a delight to play.Children will enjoy setting Oobie off on a trip to outer space. Tap the planets to see them change color. Tap the stars and hear them...
NASA Be A Martian

NASA Be A Martian

This app provides up to date information on NASA's Mars Exploration Program, their current missions - with minute-to-minute news, as well as those in the past, the people involved, images of spacecraft, the videos are taken from NASA's Exploration Rover... the list...
NASA App

NASA

This amazingly free app provides a treasure-chest of information about space, shuttles, and previous missions. It has a live video feed of NASA TV, up to date information on shuttles and launches, pictures with in-depth and informative captions, and hundreds of...
Luminos

Luminos

* 2015 PC Magazine Editor's Choice! Awarded Best Stargazing App by Tap Magazine!This app is a true, hardcore astronomer's companion. It's meant to be used with a telescope, and even has a log where you can enter in the telescope(s) you have, along with lens details....

Language Central for Science Life Science Edition

Language Central for Science is a perfect app for grades 6-8, supplying science vocabulary and increased understanding in Life Science. It has a smooth and simple interface, is beautifully designed, and a very effective way to practice and learn.The app covers 4 areas...
KIDS DISCOVER SPACE

KIDS DISCOVER SPACE

* Rated NEW AND NOTEWORTHY by Apple* 3 time winner of the Parent's Choice GOLD award   KIDS DISCOVER SPACE is undoubtedly is one of the best educational apps, period. Several things are notable about it. First of all, the journey through its many chapters is...