Check out the Beyond Planet Earth iPhone App
Find a Mars-bound spaceship, glimpse a near-Earth asteroid, watch a lunar elevator take off from the Moon, and more in this new augmented reality (AR) app created as companion to the exhibition Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration at the American Museum of Natural History, which opens November 19, 2011.
Download the app before you visit the exhibition, then look for eleven AR icons sprinkled throughout the show. Use the camera on your iPod touch or iPhone to activate the icon and unlock animations. Then, share images by email or post to Facebook and Twitter. A link to a special site will let you collect additional icons, find out the science behind space technologies, and share photos with friends.
Collect all 11 AR icons, including a Moon base, NASA's Curiosity Rover, which is scheduled to land on Mars in 2012, all the planets of our solar system, and more.
Download the app now and bring your device to explore, collect, and share when you visit Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration at the American Museum of Natural History from November 19, 2011 to August 12, 2012.
Can't wait to visit the exhibition? You can explore the Beyond Planet Earth Augmented Reality app and enjoy the features now. Click here!