Stellarium is a planetarium for your iPhone/iPod (compatible iPad). It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope.
* images of nebulae (full Messier catalog)
* realistic Milky Way
* planets and their satellites
* skinnable landscapes
* equatorial and azimuthal grids
* powerful zoom
* time control
Fun Educational Apps is tracking free app for education and we just found Stellarium (iPhone/iPod is free and iPad is available for 0.99 USD). We just downloaded but did not have the chance to try it yet, but it's free and the rating are great. We just thought it would be great for kids to learn more about the sky!
Stellarium is available for download via the iTunes App Store
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