Computer-based Learning


Coding Activities

Hour of Code and Beyond: Recoloring the Universe

Open source, peer-reviewed program developed for #HourofCode with Google/AAS to show real-world applications and career paths for working with, and visualizing, data. Coding activity uses real NASA data to introduce coding concepts and astronomy/light concepts. It's an example of the exciting ways that computer science is both part of routine tasks in our every day lives and part of the exciting quest to explore the cosmos.

Learn more about the Recoloring the Universe program.





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