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Educational And Interactive Reference Guides For Everything

No matter what you're looking for these reference guides will have you covered. These amazing apps are not just your average reference guides. They have interactive elements, 3D visuals and will provide you with any information you want on all different subjects.

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

The Pyramids
The Pyramids

The Pyramids

Touch Press Inc

With this beautiful iPad app from Touch Press you can explore the incredible pyramids and tombs of ancient Egypt

With this beautiful iPad app from Touch Press you can explore the incredible pyramids and tombs of ancient Egypt. Fly around the plateau where the pyramids and the Sphinx are located at Giza near Cairo. Enter and wander around the labyrinthine tombs and passageways. Examine stunning wall paintings in incredible detail, rotate royal statues and spin 3D objects. Everything has...

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Apps with average score

World War 1 History: WW1
World War 1 History: WW1
World War 1 History: WW1

World War 1 History: WW1

Touchzing Media

A most comprehensive app on World War 1 made just for the iPad. Brings action from the Great War right on your iPad screen. World War I Interactive covers one of the biggest conflicts in world history in a very innovative interface. The app gives you a complete interactive experience...

The Elements in Action
The Elements in Action
The Elements in Action

The Elements in Action

Touch Press Inc

‘One of my favorite science-based apps...The Elements in Action is easy to navigate and attractively designed.’
– The New York Times

The periodic table comes to life with 79 video explorations of the weird, wonderful, and sometimes alarming properties of the elements. Filmed by BAFTA award winner Max Whitby in partnership...

The Orchestra
The Orchestra
The Orchestra

The Orchestra

Amphio Limited

A new way to experience classical music. Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the world-renowned Philharmonia Orchestra, performing extracts from eight works representing three centuries of symphonic music.

Features:

• An orchestra at your command: Experience classical music like never before with fascinating features, including video, synchronized score, simplified score and commentary by Esa-Pekka...

Think Like Churchill
Think Like Churchill

Read about Churchill, and try to make decisions like he would.

Think Like Churchill

Think Like Churchill

Touch Press Inc

The app is styled after a graphic novel to depict each of the six tough decisions you will have to make. Each decision is analyzed and deciphered as you're giving the scenario and have to make a choice. The includes over 80 authentic original documents from the Churchill library.

Incredible Numbers!
Incredible Numbers!
Incredible Numbers!

Incredible Numbers!

Touch Press Inc

Selected by Apple as Best of 2014, and winner of the 2015 Digital Book Award for Best Nonfiction App.

Bestselling author Professor Ian Stewart is your guide through Incredible Numbers. Numbers define the patterns of sunflowers; they bring pleasure through music; and they help us answer existential questions like; ‘How many...

The Liszt Sonata
The Liszt Sonata
The Liszt Sonata

The Liszt Sonata

Amphio Limited

Stephen Hough performs one of the most complex pieces of piano music ever written, and helps you uncover its subtle elegance with a multi-perspective performance and the innovative NoteFall visualisation.

“It‘s like a personal guided tour of a great castle, keys to every room, access to every secret.” – Stephen Hough

Features...

Molecules by Theodore Gray
Molecules by Theodore Gray
Molecules by Theodore Gray

Molecules by Theodore Gray

Touch Press Inc

INCLUDED IN BEST OF 2014

“Few iOS apps are as thoughtfully designed as Molecules, and even fewer combine superb visuals with clear writing that encourages exploration.”
– Macworld

“Molecules uses its predecessor as a springboard to further greatness.”
– Stuff

A book about molecules, and a chance to touch, stretch and twist them!

Molecules by Theodore...

March of the Dinosaurs
March of the Dinosaurs
March of the Dinosaurs

March of the Dinosaurs

Touch Press Inc

Go on an epic prehistoric journey for survival, fraught with danger – blizzards, volcanic eruptions and deadly predators.

Set in the Arctic 70 million years ago, Scar, a young Edmontosaurus, embarks on his first thousand-mile migration. It is a world of extremes: Searing hot summers with 24-hour sunlight are replaced...

Journeys of Invention
Journeys of Invention
Journeys of Invention

Journeys of Invention

Touch Press Inc

‘Jammed with information about the workings and history of a long list of inventions...bring[s] complex ideas alive in an interactive and modern way.’
– The New York Times

“...a marvellous, marvellous app.”
– The Guardian

Pick up and play with some of the most extraordinary objects in the history of science and technology....

Dinosaur Book: iDinobook
Dinosaur Book: iDinobook
Dinosaur Book: iDinobook

Dinosaur Book: iDinobook

Andres Rodriguez

If you are looking for detailed information about the real dinosaurs of the Jurassic World movie (the 4th installment of the Jurassic Park movie), you can find it in this wonderful encyclopedia.

Book of dinosaurs with more than 200 entries and hundreds of pictures, perfectly clasified.

With exclusive illustrations from the paleo-artist...

Vietnam War Interactive (Full Version)
Vietnam War Interactive (Full Version)
Vietnam War Interactive (Full Version)

Vietnam War Interactive (Full Version)

Touchzing Media

A very comprehensive app on the Vietnam War just for the iPad. Brings action from the Vietnam War right on your screen. Vietnam War Interactive gives you a complete interactive experience with photos, videos, timelines, articles, etc.

Read about the major battles and events of Vietnam War in detail. Swipe through...

World War 2 History: WW2
World War 2 History: WW2
World War 2 History: WW2

World War 2 History: WW2

Touchzing Media

Rated as one of the best iPad Apps by Gizmodo.com (one of the biggest tech blogs).
A very comprehensive App on World War II made specifically for the iPad. Brings World War 2 alive on your iPad screen. World War II Interactive covers the biggest conflict in history with stunning photos,...

American Revolution - History
American Revolution - History
American Revolution - History

American Revolution - History

Touchzing Media

A comprehensive interactive timeline of the American Revolution takes you through all the events from 1754 to 1789 from the French and Indian War to the inauguration of George Washington. With over 515+ photographs and articles, this beautifully designed app takes you right through the birth of the United States...