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NSF Science Zone

A carousel of science at your fingertips

Whether you’re a teacher, student, or just fascinated by science, the NSF Science Zone app will ignite your imagination. Featuring hundreds of exciting videos and high-resolution photos from a dozen areas of science, you can spend hours absorbed in discoveries that take you from the depths of space, to the wonders of the unimaginably small, to the far corners of our own planet.

Formerly Science 360, the new NSF Science Zone has been reimagined from the ground up to allow you more ways to investigate and share the ideas that spark curiosity. NSF Science Zone is available now on the Apple App Store for all iOS mobile devices and on Google Play for all Android mobile devices.


  • Spin through the carousel browser to learn about hundreds of discoveries that are shaping your world
  • Dive deeper into the latest scientific innovations with hours of captivating videos and fascinating photos
  • Easy access from iPhone and iPad, and Android devices
  • Apply filters to explore the items that match your areas of interest
  • Do a text search for specific items when you know exactly what you’re looking for
  • Return again and again to the items that interest you most by saving them to your favorites list
  • Download images to your device or share the content with your friends via social media
  • Learn about the latest findings from NSF research partners around the globe

Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play

Winner "Best Designed Mobile App" in the Best Mobile App Awards contest.
BMA gold winner

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