DK Natural History: Rocks and Minerals takes a fascinating and in-depth look at the natural world and puts rocks and minerals at your fingertips. Hundreds of photographs of individual species and objects showcase a dazzling array of specimens from around the world and the interactive elements along the way make this a truly audiovisual experience. Designed especially for the iPad DK Natural History: Rocks and Minerals brings the subject to life like never before, and offers an amazing range of interactive features, including: - Videos capturing the action and drama of the natural world, showing sulfur mining and volcanic eruptions - Interactive galleries revealing more in-depth information about key specimens - 3-D models that let you look at crystal structures from every possible angle - Over 120 interactive and illustrated pages with more than 200 images This is the ultimate visual guide for home, school and college, as well the ideal gift for every nature lover. DK Natural History: Rocks and Minerals forms part of an ongoing series that is a landmark in illustrated reference publishing. The complete series offers an unrivaled visual survey of Earth's natural history, giving a clear overview of the natural world with over 6,000 species featured.