What are the best apps for scientists?

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    #1The Elements by Theodore Gray

    The Elements by Theodore Gray
    The Elements by Theodore Gray is a paid app for iOS aims not only to show all the elements of the periodic table as an informative thing, but also to tell the story of each element and how they build the history of our entire universe.
    Apps

    iOS

    $8.99

    Dylan Castillo
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "The Elements by Theodore Gray is a very rich resource with loads of information quickly available for reference. You can quickly drill down to find the answers your looking for. Great app!!!"
  2. 9

    #23D Brain

    3D Brain

    3D Brain allows you to learn about the different regions of the brain. This interactive app provides you all the necessary information to understand how mental illness affects your brain.


    Apps

    iOS, Android

    Free

    David Castro
    Written on November 13, 2017
    "This website and App are very colorful and attention grabbing. I find learning about the brain fascinating, and there's clearly a lot to learn here if you're so inclined. Sadly, it requires Flash to run, which anyone with a brain knows is not the best idea these days. But you know what they say, no pain, no brain gain ..."
  3. 7

    #3WolframAlpha

    WolframAlpha

    WolframAlpha is an app that  gives you answer to all of your computation questions. It uses a compilation of algorithm to offers you a report about the topic.        

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Paul Riley
    Written on November 21, 2017
    "If you have any question related to math, then there's no better tool to consult than WolframAlpha. It truly is a modern marvel. "
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    #4Brian Cox Wonders Compilation

    Brian Cox Wonders Compilation

    With this app, you can learn everything about the Solar System and its history. You can take sight of a 3D animation of the galaxy. It is an app useful for kids, teens, and adults. 

    Apps

    Android

    $1.53

    Christian Vargas
    Written on April 6, 2018
    "This app looks just OK for scientists that are interested in astronomy. But there is two problems with this app, it doesn't have very many reviews and it was last updated over two years ago in 2015."
  2. 4

    #5NASA App

    NASA App

    The NASA App is an information-based application that helps users discover NASA's latest images, videos, mission information, news, features stories, and even NASA featured content. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Sharon Russell
    Written on November 21, 2017
    "Greatest app ever invented! This app allow you to have full access to NASA and it's files. You can explorer images of distant planets or see how they did the mission."
  3. 4

    #6Toca Lab: Elements

    Toca Lab: Elements

    With this colourful app, kids can learn about science in a very fun way. Toca Lab helps children to meet quickly all the elements from the periodic table.

     

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    $2.99

    Rodrigo Flores
    Written on November 13, 2017
    "I downloaded Toca Lab: Elements on my niece phone to let her play with some educational game, and I'm happy that it looks like she really enjoys it. She already learned many elements of the periodic table, and she looks really curious to discover more and experiment :)"
  4. 4

    #7Solar Walk

    Solar Walk

    Solar Walk is the perfect app to know more about our galaxy. You will find a 3D recreation of the Solar System and important information about planets, satellites, comets and much more. 

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    $4.99

    Alan Cox
    Written on July 25, 2018
    "Solar Walk an oj solution for best apps for scientists, because it has a 3D recreation of the Solar System and important information about planets, satellites, comets and much more. However, I feel this app would be elementary to actual scientist."

Summary

Best What are the best apps for scientists
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1The Elements by Theodore GrayApps 12 Paid
23D BrainApps 9 Free
3WolframAlphaApps 7 Free
4Brian Cox Wonders CompilationApps 6 Paid
5NASA AppApps 4 Free
6Toca Lab: ElementsApps 4 Paid
7Solar WalkApps 4 Paid
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