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Leafsnap

Leafsnap: An Electronic Field Guide

The free mobile apps use visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves. The Leafsnap UK app includes trees from the United Kingdom.
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A Hall through New Eyes: Skin & Bones

Skin & Bones is a must-have for anyone visiting the Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum in Washington, DC. The app has a special way to ‘see’ skeletons on display in the Bone Hall.
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