APPS & ALL THAT
The Photographic Card Deck of the Solar System
158 Cards Featuring Stories, Scientific Date, and Big Beautiful Photographs of All the Planets, Moons, and Other Heavenly Bodies That Orbit Our Sun
- Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal
- Publication date: October 1, 2012
- ISBN: 9781579129231
Solar System for iPad
Did you know that…?
Today’s sunlight is 30,000 years old
There is mountain range twice as high as Everest that was built… in an afternoon
The body that generates heat at the fastest rate in the Solar System is not the Sun
When Galileo pointed his telescope at Saturn, he declared it a planet… with ears!
The planet Uranus was originally not called Uranus. It was called George!
Navigate via a chocolate box of planets, moons, asteroids and comets using the award-winning App which won The Bookseller‘s Digital Innovation of the Year
- Publisher: Faber/Touchpress
- Publication date: December 31, 2010
There is so much to this application that I can only scratch the surface of its offerings. The content and presentation truly make learning fun and inspiring.
An out-of-this-world digital resource that is as informative as it is beautiful. An amazing and extraordinarily attractive resource for amateur astronomers.