mVPM makes mineralogy to be easier to examine a thin section and to understand the characteristic properties for each mineral without a petrographic microscope, which is known to be very expensive. It is mainly addressed to students as a guide in individual or supervised laboratory work.
✔ A clean and fast application;
✔ Supports phones and tablets;
✔ Browse rocks which contain a classification for volcanic and plutonic rocks
✔ QAPF diagrams (volcanic and plutonic rocks)
✔ Glossary with terms used in optical mineralogy
✔ Search or browse for minerals by name or by their properties in thin sections;
✔ IdentifyMin is an algorithm for a fast and accurate identification of minerals in thin sections.
Note: I constantly update this application with new features and photos.
It is an interactive key to identify common minerals.
Simply select a characteristic of a mineral and
enter the matching character values, such as
color and luster. The app will present you
with possible identifications including the
details and images of minerals matching the
List of characters
List of minerals
Touch to select or enter value
Displayed selected character values along with minerals
Auto-saved character status
Your feedback is highly appreciated.
- Easily DETECT the mineral of hand-specimen, from a list of minerals.
- Follow the 'handy' MINERAL CHART (with images) - anytime & grow knowledge.
- There is a DICTIONARY of all important Geology words. Take full advantage of it.
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11 different categories listed in The book of minerals, from Silicates to native elements !
◦Now has minecraft minerals and precious minerals!
◦Another update - now this app isn't just about learning about minerals , now it has a RSS feed from CNN! that means you can have real time news from CNN!
LOTS of updates to come with your support , please leave a category of mineral in the review section if you wish to have it in The book of minerals .
This free version of Rock Hunt includes:
* The first level of the paid version of Rock Hunt
* 10 scientific experiments in your own "laboratory"
* 5 rocks and minerals to identify
While the full version of Rock Hunt includes:
* 10 different areas (geologic formations!) to explore!
* 10 scientific experiments!
* 50 rocks and minerals!
* 4 unlockable achievements!
Download the full version of Rock Hunt from Google Play today!
This will be a constantly evolving piece of work so please don't hesitate to contact me with any features you would like to see or anything you think should be changed.
-User can view notices and download attachments,if any.
-User can check their attendance on the fly.
-Daily schedule is also available to the user.
-Can apply for leave.
-Can view Event info.
-Can perform placement activities like view company info and register for placement activity.
-Can also change their password.
GC can be used for improving and enhancing our School to Parent Communication.
GC is a small application which each parent is encouraged to install on their Computer/Pad/Phone (Windows/Apple/ Android).
Once installed, GC will appear on the parent’s Computer/Pad/Phone each morning when it is booted / started, without them having to click or activate anything.
The school feeds in Newsletter links, Calendar events and reminders, which are then displayed in GC.
The exquisiteness of the product is that each parent will get the School news which applies only to their child’s class and/ or sport and extra-curricular activity.
GC will assist in pushing information to parents every morning and by utilizing the links therein, it can navigate parents to the school website or to the parent portal when important (confidential) information needs to be conveyed to them.
The GC is tightly integrated with GEMS OASIS system.
It is unique, it only comes from one location on earth!
Tanzanite is actually the mineral Zoisite.
Tanzanite is the trade name given to it by the jewelry industry to celebrate the new gemstone, discovered in the late 1960's.
This app gives you tons of great photos, a description of the deposit, a great list of minerals found at the location, along with photos, information about the heat treatment done and why heat makes the zoisite crystals blue.
You can view over 100 photos of mineral specimens and read their descriptions, or turn the descriptions off to view them in full, uninterrupted splendor!
You can email, facebook, and share the photos via social media and save them as wallpaper on your phone!
All for Free! - Thanks to our sponsors
The Arkenstone - http://www.iRocks.com
"As Science teacher, I find many obstacles in finding the perfect medium in which to share information with my students. This often includes hours of google searches, you tube searches, etc. This app is amazing! It takes those hours I used to spend and turns them into seconds with one touch of this app. I love it! Thanks again for creating such an awesome app that gives me hours of my life back! "
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For students these types of applications can be very useful. The student who cannot focus on one type of learning at a time can flip back and fourth through the app to stay focused. The student who is an extremely visual learner will be attracted to the devices colorful screen of pictures in the lesson. The student who has trouble writing notes or preparing them self for a test can simply open up previous lessons and practice on the interactive quizzes of the apps. The student who is a auditory learner can listen to nature sounds while reviewing topics or watch videos related to each topic. The very high performing student can find interesting topic related daily news and summarize it for the class. All of these options can be utilized through one educational app.
Earth Science Regents Buddy is the ultimate tool for learning Earth Science. This app was designed by a teacher who has used all possible multimedia resources in the classroom for teaching regents curriculum. Earth Science Regents Buddy is not only an app for learning Earth Science, but also an app for teachers. The features of this app makes studying extremely convenient.
The features of this app include everything you need to prepare for the Earth science regents exam and learn Earth Science.
1. This app includes attractive lessons on all topics below.
2. Earth Science Regents interactive Fun quizzes by topic (with real regents questions)
3. Daily Earth Science and science news updates.
4. Regents exams with the key.
5. Fun videos from youtube.
6. Flash cards by topic.
The topics covered are:
A major understandings, skills, and real-world applications drawn from the following 8 subject areas:
1. Size, Shape, and Composition of Earth
3. Rocks and Minerals
4. Weathering, Erosion, Deposition, and Landforms
5. Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics
6. Earth History
7. Meteorology and Climate
This app would be ideal for classrooms with iPads because it has the resources to prepare for a regents or to present a lesson. All the regents buddy apps are available on the app store and have been helping teachers and students since their release.
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