5 iPhone Apps To Explore The Planets With

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Apple iPhone can serve as a great educational tool as long as you invest in the right set of applications. There are plenty of physics, math, chemistry, and astronomy apps available in iTunes. We have already covered some of the apps iPhone owners can download to explore the stars with. These 5 apps let you get a better sense for the planets in our solar system:

Planets: it provides you with a 3D guide to our solar system. This works perfectly for those of you who want to observe the planets with your own telescope.

Solar Walk: lets you travel through our solar system and explore them in 3D. It offers 3DTV support too.

Pocket Universe: this cool app teaches you about constellations, bright stars and planets. Just hold your iPhone towards the sky to figure out what you are looking at.

Sky Safari: covers over 300,000 stars, and 30,000 deep sky objects on your phone. It can act as a telescope controller too.

Mars Globe: Mars is one of the most fascinating planets in our solar system. Thanks to this app, you can go through some of the most important features of this planet. It has a fully interactive globe and a ton of useful information.

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