There is a common misconception that educational app development is done only aiming school and college students. But this is not in anyway near the truth.
“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.”
This famous quote by Albert Einstein hints to the fact that it is never too late to learn something that you are really interested in. With that view, many developers have endeavoured into educational app development for adults. Here are 6 such awesome android educational apps.
1. Speed Anatomy
Speed Anatomy is a quiz app that helps you to build your knowledge about the anatomical structuring of human body in a quick and easy method. It helps you to learn and identify various body organs and systems such as the jejunum, hamstrings muscle, corpus callosum, scapula etc. along with its locations.
You can advance to higher levels by scoring points and get to more complex biological systems. This app is useful for anyone from medical students to surgeons. Since this app is simple to play, easy to understand, entertaining, and very educational, it can be used even by kids.
Want to know more about the events collected at the ATLAS(A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS) particle detector, such as the W boson decay to an electron and a neutrino? Excited about what’s happening inside the LHC(Large Hadron Collider) at CERN, live? Then you have the right app for that.
LHSee can show you events occurred by the particles produced during the ATLAS experiments, as 3D wireframe schematics, based on the data taken by the ATLAS particle detector in real time.
You can explore into the world of fundamental physics and ponder about the nature and origin of the Universe, matter, time etc. Things that you can learn with this app includes identifying different types of collisions, working of the various particle detector parts, and the like.
Babbel is a totally fun way to learn a new language. Developed by a team of Europe’s best language experts, Babbel is available in a wide range of languages including German, Russian , French, Italian,Turkish, English, Spanish, and many more.
It offers self-paced courses and bite-sized lessons covering terms encountered from the situations in daily life, like the ones used during shopping, dining, travel, business etc. There is an additional speech recognition technology that aids you in learning pronunciation and a review manager to help you in memorizing words for a long term. Additionally, there is an option to sync all your progress from your free account.
4. Star Chart
Are you someone who like to gaze at stars, planets, and distant nebulas for hours and think how magnificent they are? Then you should get this app installed on your smartphone. Star Chart is a pocket sized astronomy educator and it will make sky watching a totally different experience for you.
Complete with beautiful illustrations, Star Chat will provide you very accurate information about the celestial body that you point your device to. It also uses GPS technology among others, to calculate the exact position of heavenly bodies that are visible from Earth in real time.
5. Perfect Ear 2
Perfect Ear 2 offers dozens of quizzes to train your ear on recognizing the different notes in music. You can also compose your own scales and chords by customizing the existing exercises.
Unlike Wikipedia that shows content from their databases alone, Wapedia is an app that pulls information from a range of wikis (Wictionary, Wookieepedia, Wikiquote etc.) including Wikipedia.
Educational apps can be found useful for any person like a teacher, a physician, or a mere seeker of knowledge. It can be hoped that the field of education app development will witness more amazing apps that suits the purpose in future.