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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.
• Download "Leafsnap" for iPad.
• Download "Leafsnap" for iPhone.
• Download "Leafsnap UK" for iPhone.
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.
• Download "Skin & Bones" for iPad or iPhone.