December 21, 2012 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Cupertino, California - People of all ages who are fascinated by whales, dolphins, and porpoises can now discover - from the convenience of their iPhone, iPod or iPad - all of the nearly 100 species that roam the globe with the new app Whale List from BS Tkni sp/f.
Featuring the world's Cetaceans, which are large, streamlined mammals that gracefully glide through the underwater marine environment, Whale List provides:
* Stunning photographs to get up close and personal with these remarkable creatures
* Scientific and other names for each species within Order Cetacea
* Length and weight for each species
* Global population statistics
* Geographic distribution statistics
"While we may think that life is busy up here on the surface, below the water there are nearly 100 species of amazing Cetaceans - that is, whales, dolphins, and porpoises - that span, scan and swim the globe," commented Beinir Joensen of BS Tkni sp/f. "Whale App is a fun and informative way for everyone - from students to marine biologists to anyone who simply wants to learn more about these amazing mammals - to access information anytime and anywhere from their device."
Just some of the many species within Order Cetacea that users will encounter in Whale List include the: Blue Whale, Beluga Whale, Grey Whale, Humpback Whale, Commerson's Dolphin, Rough-Toothed Dolphin, Atlantic Spotted Dolphin, Striped Dolphin, Dall's Porpoise, Finless Porpoise, Harbour Porpoise, Spectacled Porpoise, and dozens more.
* iPhone 3GS, 4, 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (3/4/5 gen) and iPad
* Requires iOS 5.1 or later
* 2.2 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Whale List 1.0.2 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Reference category.
Based in the Faroe Islands, which is a small group of islands in the North Atlantic, between Shetland, Iceland and Norway, BS Tokni develops apps that connect people with nature and introduces them to the wonderful world around them - and below the surface through its initial release, Whale List. Copyright (C) 2012 BS Tokni sp/f. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.