Coding for Astronomy

Python programming language logo on star field.
  • Sunday January 31, 2021
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
  • Tony Rice, NASA Ambassador / WRAL Science Contributor
  • Audience: Teenagers and Adults

All scientists, especially astronomers, need to know how to code. We'll ask an astronomy question and answer it live using the Python programming language using NASA/JPL resources. No previous knowledge needed.

A photo of computer coding

Top photo credits: NASA, ESA, the GOODS Team, and M. Giavalisco (University of Massachusetts, Amherst) and Python Software Foundation.