Awesome astronomy app takes students on a journey through the universe
Pros: Many ways to view the objects in the sky, multiple filters, a huge stellar and object catalog; can be used without a Wi-Fi signal.
Cons: Optional subscription may be financially prohibitive for full classrooms.
Bottom Line: A quality, affordable way to bring true astronomy study to the classroom, even during the day, with a plethora of viewing options.
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