Applications for Macintosh
Arches National Park Geology Tour Book & Enhanced Audio CD This unique multimedia publication includes an illustrated book and an enhanced audio CD with the author’s narration to play in your car as you tour the park and a CD-ROM you can experience from your computer. Buy Now
Arches National Park Geology Tour With this illustrated and narrated guide to Arches National Park you can listen to the narration as you hike the trails, study the photos and illustrations before your visit, or just take a virtual trip. Download on iBooks
Earth’s Atmosphere and Its Seasons Learn the causes of the seasons, Earth-Sun relationships, the composition of Earth’s atmosphere, our Sun’s role as the main source of energy that drives weather and climate, the greenhouse effect, and much more. Buy Now
Earth’s Dynamic Surface Many geologic processes shape the surface of Earth. Learn about these processes with this program that contains full color animations, illustrations, and photographs; all while listening to the author’s narration. Buy Now
Earth’s Rocks and the Rock Cycle Learn about the three rock types found on Earth. Observe how the rock cycle illustrates the geologic processes that change one type of rock into another. Explore these processes with the Rock Builder activity. Download on the Mac App Store
Explore the Planets Explore the geology of the planets. Investigate and understand the geologic processes that shape the planets: volcanism, impact cratering, tectonics, landslides, flowing water, and wind. Buy Now
Focus on Earthquakes Provides a comprehensive description of the causes and consequences of earthquakes. Will be of interest to anyone who wants to learn about earthquakes or as a great classroom supplement for any Earth science curriculum. Download on iBooks
Grand Canyon National Park Geology Tour Take an extensive photo tour of this spectacular park. Learn why the rocks display those magnificent colors, find out how the interesting pinnacles and buttes formed, and more. Download on iBooks
Hands-On Mineral Identification This multimedia “field guide” helps you to identify over 14,500 mineral names and synonyms for both beginners and serious collectors. Buy Now
How to Identify Minerals This interactive guide illustrates mineral identification techniques through photos, animations, video demonstrations, quizzes, and laboratory investigations. Learn mineral properties and structures and use the database included in the app. Download on the Mac App Store
An Introduction to Structural Methods Supports all aspects of a structural geology syllabus by taking advantage of digital media’s strengths: rich animations, three-dimensional diagrams, photographs, and geologic maps and cross sections. Buy Now
Introduction to Topographic Maps Learn how to use topographic maps to determine elevations, landform types, principles of scale, location, and much more including how to use a compass with a topo map. Buy Now
Mineral Database Provides a quick, portable reference for students, educators, professionals, or anyone interested in minerals. Contains hand sample photos, photomicrographs, physical properties, crystal animations, 3D structures, and more for 300 common mineral species. Download on the Mac App Store
Mineralogy and Optical Mineralogy series Designed to take full advantage of digital media technology to empower students and teachers of mineralogy. Using color photographs, illustrations, movies, 3D models that can be rotated, interactive diagrams, and review questions, this series makes a challenging subject approachable. Download on iBooks

Plate Tectonics and How the Earth Works Aids advanced students in the geological sciences in visualizing and learning about processes within Earth and how these processes are related to plate tectonics. Buy Now
Plate Tectonics Visual Glossary and Atlas A comprehensive glossary of plate tectonics terms and definitions that includes illustrations, animations, photos, and videos. Explore Earth’s surface features and geography on a 3D globe. Search for specific terms from a list. Download on the Mac App Store
The Study of Minerals A comprehensive learning tool for anyone interested in minerals, from a casual collector to the advanced mineralogy student. Buy Now
The Theory of Plate Tectonics Learn how and why Earth’s lithospheric plates change through time. Understand how these changes cause earthquakes and volcanoes. Study the history of this theory. Buy Now
The Wonders of Rocks and Minerals Learn about the three rock types found on Earth, the rock cycle, and the geological processes that change one rock type into another. Learn how minerals are different than rocks and learn about mineral identification. Buy Now