CS Ed Week: PBS Education Links Show How Computer Science Impacts World

PBS Education

Fun links from PBS Education that show how Computer Science can impact the world around us.

The Art of Creative Coding
Grades 9-12 | Video | Technology & Art
Show your students how artists are using the language of computer code to express themselves creatively.

Blueprint for the Brain
Grades 9-12 | Video | Technology & Medicine

Discover how scientists are using computer simulations to explore the shape of nerve cells in the brain.

FoldIt: A Protein Puzzle Game
Grades 6-12 | Video | Science & Gaming
See how ordinary people are advancing scientific research by playing a computer game about protein folding.

Can a Computer Read Your Mind?
Grades 6-12 | Video | Analysis of Data

Learn about a mind-reading experiment conducted by psychologists and computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon University.

Computer Scientist
Grades 6-12 | Video | Impact of Technology

Find out how this computer scientist comes up with his innovative ideas and see how he has used them to rise to the top of his field.


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