Fragile Earth App Shows Impact of Man & Natural Disasters on the Earth

Fragile Earth DayIn honor of Earth Day today, I wanted to share a really cool new app for iPhone and iPad. HarperCollins UK released Fragile Earth, which shows many of the transformations the earth has made due to both man-made and natural disasters.

Fragile Earth Visuals

The images on this app are amazing and makes it very easy to see the changes the earth has gone through by showing you before and after pictures. This app would be a great classroom tool because it’s so visual.

Fragile Earth Before photo of Alaska Glacier.
Fragile Earth Muir After photo.

From the Fragile Earth press release:

We set out to create an app that would convey the innate and delicate beauty of the world’s landscape, while highlighting the dramatic shifts that are taking place across the globe,” said Jethro Lennox, Head of Publishing for Collins Geo, a division of HarperCollins UK.

Fragile Earth Day
Screen shot from Fragile Earth iPhone & iPad app.

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Fragile Earth Promo

Fragile Earth iPad iPhone appFragile Earth is available for a special price of $0.99 starting today through April 29 in honor of Earth Day.


Disclosure: I received a complementary copy of the Fragile Earth app in exchange for this post. All opinions are 100% my own.


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A 40-something geek trying to juggle 4 kids, digital lifestyle blog, husband, running, living a healthy lifestyle and still find time for digital scrapbooking. Love Lifestyle Technology, Social Media, Fitness Gaming, Diet Coke, Running, PC & Mac Geek, Reading, Beach and anything with Glitter or Bling! I am addicted to learning and self-help books.

One thought on “Fragile Earth App Shows Impact of Man & Natural Disasters on the Earth

  1. That’s an incredible video. If only people got behind apps like this as passionately as they do with things like Angry Birds and other video games. I appreciate you bringing this to our attention!

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