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See the planet Earth from a completely new perspective

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Explore your planet like you never imagined! A quick and fun way to learn about our Earth's ... More

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Published 18 Mar 2014

I'm not sure what it is but we all seem to be completely fascinated with anything to do with outer space. I guess the romance started when Russian astronaut Yuri Gagarin became the first person in space and was cemented into our cerebrum when Neil Armstrong first walked on the moon. The views of earth that were taken from up there were truly breathtaking and we've been in love with those images ever since. There have been plenty of sky and space apps that have tried to recapture those moment but very few have come close to making us gasp the way that Elevation Earth does. This beautiful looking education app for iOS and Android lets you explore our planet like no other using 3D effects to show our terrain - from the bottom of the ocean to the top of the highest mountain.
 
Elevation Earth lets you explore your planet in a way you've never quite imagined. It delivers a quick, fun and totally adaptable way of helping us understand a little bit more about the Earth's terrain, using some quite unique features. Most striking of these is the Exaggerated Elevation feature that gives different levels of elevation, with each level enhancing the contrast of the terrain by a different percentage. The Sea Level Control lets you adjust the water level up and down, showing detail beneath the oceans and how the planet would look without water. Elevation Earth is a great app to teach...