Fly around the planet with a swipe of your finger. Explore distant lands or reacquaint yourself with your childhood home. Search for cities, places, and businesses. Browse layers including roads, borders, places, photos and more. Visit the Earth Gallery to find exciting maps such as real-time earthquakes, planes in flight, hiking trails, city tours, and more. By Google, Inc.
Access Springer’s publication database containing articles and chapters from over 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and over 48,000 books — in total, over 5.4 million documents spanning every area of science, technology and medicine. By Springer.
Photos, diagrams, graphs, figures and tables taken from Springer’s renowned ebook collection and journal portfolio as well as the images.MD database. Search image captions, keywords and references to find the right image. By Springer.
Engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from institutions funded by the National Science Foundation. Content is either produced by NSF or gathered from scientists, colleges and universities, and NSF science and engineering centers. For iPad only. By the National Science Foundation.
Instant message, voice or video call on Skype for free. By Skype Communications S.a.r.l.
Riveting talks from some of the world’s most fascinating people. Browse more than 1,400 TEDTalk videos on the official TED app, even when you’re not online. Watch TEDTalks with subtitles in over 90 languages directly on your device, or use AirPlay to watch them on your home entertainment system. Download full videos to your device and watch them when you’re offline. Listen to an on-demand playlist of TEDTalks audio at any time.
A lightweight desktop on your iOS device that connects to a MATLAB session running on the MathWorks Cloud or on your computer. From the convenience of your iOS device, you can run scripts, create figures, and view results.
Find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available from your university or college library, or through Open Access publishers, covering all disciplines. Browse titles by subject to easily find journals of interest; easily view table of contents of current past journals; create a personal bookshelf of favorite journals; save articles to Zotero, Dropbox, and other services; share with other researchers by posting to Facebook, Twitter and more. iPad only.
View and manipulate 3D images of chemical and biochemical structures using common touch, pinch and swipe gestures. Download 3D structures, including proteins, DNA, RNA, crystals, assemblies and small organics. View in high-resolution color as ball and stick, wireframe, cartoon, space filling, rocking. iPad only. By PerkinElmer.
Based on the popular chemical drawing software, ChemDraw. Create chemically accurate, publication-quality structures and reactions: pre-drawn rings, bonds, functional groups, charges, radicals, arrows, shapes, and stereochemistry. Arrange and adjust diagrams: scaling and moving gestures, lassos, automatic clean-up, structure checking, and color selection. iPad only. By PerkinElmer.