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Journeys of Invention iPad app

Download Journeys of Invention from the App Store

Discover more of the Science Museum’s extraordinary collection with our iPad app, taking you on 14 interactive journeys through the most revolutionary scientific inventions of all time.

Journeys of Invention lets you navigate through a network of over 80 objects which you can rotate, see in close up detail and even operate. Step inside the Apollo 10 Command Module, encode your own secret message on a World War II Enigma Machine and examine a flea with Robert Hooke’s 17th-century microscope.

Written by expert curators from the Science Museum in partnership with Touch Press, Journeys of Invention is a wonderful interactive guide for anyone with an interest in science, technology and discovery.

The app is available to download worldwide from the App Store for £6.99 ($9.99) and includes all 14 journeys.

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The map of journeys from the Journeys of Invention app

Apollo 10 command module from Journeys of Invention app

A magic lantern from Journeys of Invention app

Transatlantic telegraph cable from Journeys of Invention app