June 3 , 2015
Explore the wonders of science with these Android apps specifically curated for kids, young learners and science enthusiasts. We selectively compiled this list to comprise what we think are among the best science apps out there. Using these apps, kids will get to engage with a variety of learning tasks involving different science phenomenon and covering various disciplines including: astronomy, human anatomy,biology, and many more.
“Young scientists learn to analyse the physical world by measuring across a variety of domains – time, size, weight and money. 5-8 year old kids measure length, weight, time and money in this science app using a tape, a scale, a clock and coins in 20 exercises. Full version has 300+ exercises of increasing difficulty.”
“The Fun Kids Experiments is a hub of best and newest science experiments that you can easily perform for your school projects or even at home for fun.Some of its features include: All the experiments are very easy to understand and perform anywhere, all the experiments are very easy to understand and perform anywhere, a lot of animations, images and design makes these experiments more interesting and fun to perform…”
“Here you can learn interesting science facts by experiment with different materials that react in surprising ways. You’ll find lots of science activities that can be done using simple materials found around your house.”
“SkySafari’s streamlined user interface puts both power and simplicity into your hands – and turns your mobile device into an invaluable tool for exploring the night sky. SkySafari is more than just a star chart – it’s a celestial travel guide!”
5- The Night Sky
“Just point your device to the sky to identify stars, planets, constellations and even satellites! With a Breathtaking New Sky View, a new World Traveller mode, clear and concise new Stargazing Conditions graphs, gorgeous new 3D graphics and many more new features, prepare to see the sky in a whole new way with all new The Night Sky!™ Wonder No More™.”
6- 3D Brain
“Use your touch screen to rotate and zoom around the interactive brain structures. Discover how each brain region functions, what happens when it is injured, and how it is involved in mental illness. Each detailed structure comes with information on functions, disorders, brain damage, case studies, and links to modern research.
7- Science Dictionary
“Science Dictionary connects users to portals that contain Science dictionaries online that can be referred to when one finds it difficult to comprehend complicated scientific terms. Children can refer to online science Dictionaries that are created suiting their needs. These dictionaries are handy and are very helpful. Users can download these dictionaries and use it as and when they have a requirement.”
“Travel through stars with Alex and Alice to discover the most astonishing wonders of the Universe.
Put on an astronaut helmet, board a spaceship and set off on an exciting journey with Explorium – Space for Kids. Learn amusing astronomical facts, test your wit in challenging mini-games, and collect all your courage to become a real space hero!”
9- 3D Anatomy Lite
“A true and totally 3D free app for learning human anatomy with position quiz, built on an advanced interactive 3D touch interface. Using the app allows you to rotate models to any angle and zoom in and out, navigate and explore human body, Peel layers of muscles and reveal the anatomical structures below them, switch on/off different anatomy systems…”
“It gives information about the anatomy of the human skeleton. In a model in third dimension (3D) highly detailed.You can manipulate the model, zoom, rotate, move the camera; Display the natural pattern or divisions; Text information can be maximized or minimized to read comfortably prioritize the model; When selecting a bone, the bone will change color, so check your limits and what are its forms…”