The App uses the wonders of "augmented reality", as James gives you an overview is his own inimitable style on ten fascinating exhibits from the Museum's "Making of the Modern World" gallery.
Learn about the Model T Ford, the Rolls Royce Merlin engine the world's first X-Ray machine and much more... and make sure you are paying attention, so you get maximum marks in the Quiz!
The App is designed to be useful and suitable for a wide range of ages, and uses a 'marker' to 'trigger' the augmented reality, and whether in the museum or at home, a full explanation on exactly how to do this is included within the App.
To download the 'marker' which 'triggers' the augmented reality for the out of museum experience, please visit the following link at the Science Museum website:
Children grow up with incredible speed. But that doesn’t mean they can develop on their own. Growing children need various forms of stimulation, like sight, sound, and touch.
Have a blast splashing around in all kinds of situations - in the bath, in paint, jelly, and waterwheels; while digging up dirt and cooking (pretend soup making); playing with pumps, in the rain, and more!
Just tap and drag to play!
Works well as a pacifier for todllers or a relaxation tool for mom and dad too.
*Rules for Play:
There are basically no rules.
You are free to play however you like.
Select Stage: Select the stage you wish to play from the main screen.
Return to Stage: Return by tapping the arrow button at the top left of each stage screen.
Restart Game: Restart by tapping the button at the top right of each stage screen.
Sound Effects On/Off: Toggle sound effects on or off using the option menu at the top right of the main screen.
Music On/Off: Toggle sound on or off using the option menu at the top right of the main screen.
Game Screen: All stages have a variety of gadgets. Simply tap or drag to move them around.
This application gives you all the information of the main works and museum points of interest.
It is very easy to use, connect your smartphone to the museum's wifi, install the application and now you can enjoy a new experience visiting museums!
You will have the best Tours prepared by the museum, you will see the main works, organized by time, periods or authors, so you can customize your visit depending on what you want to see.
With our indoor location system, we will guide you through the museum, taking the easiest way from work to work. And with the interactive map you will see all things you have around you in every moment.
It also offers an complete maps, general information and calendar of museum events, so you're always informed.
This first version has the information of the Real Academia de Bellas Artes in Madrid. Soon we will add new museums .
Available at: Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando, RABASF
Kids: have fun with the story and learn a bit about how you can help save the environment too!
Parents & Teachers: this interactive storybook is for you to use in the classroom or with your child (target group 7-11) to learn about the importance of water in our society, how to use it in moderation, the impact of polluted water on wildlife and habitats and the benefits we get from clean water.
The story features two children and their adventures with Fred, a well educated Frog who teaches them the error of their (and their parents' ways). It is packed with fun animations and interactive features. There are some challenging sections where the reader learns about the hydrological cycle and how water treatment works.
On the practical side, there are plenty of tips of how to conserve water. We hope that in your household or school this gives you some inspiration for projects and action.
Have fun! Don't forget to let us know what you think about the story by rating it and sharing it on Facebook, Twitter or E-Mail. Please also check out the European Commission's Directorate General for Environment's Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/pages/European-Commission-DG-Environment/305608429284
Through video and sound, our scientists will give you a greater insight into featured artifacts and specimens. Share your favorites with friends or create your own tours based on interest or theme. New objects and tours will be added on a regular basis, so there will always be something new to discover. It’s the best of The Field, now available on your mobile device.
- browse lists of featured objects in each museum
- read a detailed description of each object
- zoom in to high resolution photographs
- see each object’s location on a museum floor plan
Upcoming events and exhibitions
- quickly find out what's on, where and when
- read about upcoming events and exhibitions
Information for your next visit
- find opening hours
- locate the museums on a map
- access floor plans for each museum
- Easy to follow trails so you can explore World War Two sites in the partner regions within four countries (Belgium, France, Netherlands, UK)
- Look for traces of the defences planned to resist German invasion in Essex and Suffolk
- Investigate bunkers from the Atlantic Wall in Zeeland (Netherlands), West Flanders (Belgium), and the Cote d’Opale (France)
- Easy to understand descriptions provide the key facts about World War Two features
- Maps with easy to follow instructions help you find the way around the trails
- Listen to interviews with people who experienced the momentous events of the War, learn what it was like to be invaded and occupied
- Look into the past from the present by overlaying historic photos on the present day view
- Information is presented in Dutch, English and French
This app has been developed by the partners in the World War Two Heritage Project, funded by the European Union’s Interreg IVA Two Seas program. The overall aim of the project is to ensure the preservation and improve the accessibility of the material and immaterial heritage of the Second World War in the 2 Seas region of north-west Europe.
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