"...seriously impressed with both the content and design...full of information, activities, and games...definitely lives up to the Encyclopædia Britannica name."
The iPhone Mom, September 2010

  U.S. Presidents

Bring the Oval Office into your living room with detailed profiles for every President. Tap into a wealth of interesting presidential facts, and solidify your knowledge through quizzes, achievement badges and voiced overtext.
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Learn about different types of snakes, their feeding habits, their life cycle, snake bites, and much more in a fun and interactive environment.
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  Knights and Castles

Knights and Castles looks at the rise of the chivalric knight and knightly orders, life inside a medieval castle, and medieval legends.
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  Aztec Empire

The power and wealth that marked Aztec rule in the 15th and early 16th centuries come to life in this interactive app.
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  Ancient Rome

Immerse yourself in the rich history of Rome, including the rise of Rome, the Caesars, the Gladiators, Mythology, and other aspects of ancient Roman life.
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Explore the world's rainforests and the unique animals, plants, and people which inhabit them. This app is perfect for exploring the secrets and mysteries of rainforests in a fun and engaging way. Learn and play at the same time through a variety of games like Memory Match, Jigsaw Puzzles, and the Magic Square among others.
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  Solar System

Experience the wonders of the solar system in this app that explores the eight major planets and their moons, the sun, comets, asteroids, gravity, and space. Learn more >
  Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt is the perfect app for exploring the secrets of hieroglyphics, mummification, the Pyramids, Tutankhamen, Cleopatra, and other fascinating Egyptian topics. Learn more >
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Volcanoes are an awesome display of the Earth's power. Explore them interactively with this new app and learn about eruptions, lava, plate tectonics, and much more. Learn more >

Unearth the fascinating era of the dinosaur with this quick, interactive, and educational app. Learning about dinosaurs has never been more fun. Learn more >
Games That Promote Learning
Jigsaw puzzles and the Magic Square, Memory Match, and Brush-Off games challenge users and keep them coming back for more. In addition, children and parents can test their knowledge with the Quiz feature.

Interactive Tools That Delight All Ages
Everyone can have fun while learning. The wonder and excitement found in Britannica's apps will generate high-tech delight for children, parents, and teachers!

Making Homework Fun
Britannica apps are fantastic for homework help and a sure way to encourage children to get their schoolwork done.

Tied to the Curriculum
Each app has exclusive Britannica curriculum-based features including high-quality videos, images, and text written specifically for ages 8 and up.

Developed in partnership with Concentric Sky, Inc.

Available on the App Store Made for iPad