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NSF Cyberlearning Proposal 2014: Life in the Universe

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The researchers propose an innovative, cyber-enabled learning system that aims to maximize productive disciplinary engagement amongst middle school learners by encouraging them to "problematize" activities and methods scientists use to make sense of our universe. The research team will apply this new way of designing learning systems to the development of a guided inquiry experience where learners will explore the question, "Could humans (ever) communicate with sentient life on other planets?" Students will be given a "toolbox" that blends data-rich… Read more about NSF Cyberlearning Proposal 2014: Life in the Universe

Spring 2013 CfA Data-Code Sharing Survey

In April 2013, a Survey of CfA PhD scientists was conducted, in order to quickly measure past and future practices and attitudes concerning sharing data and code. The survey questions are attached below as a PDF. The second PDF is Google's standard survey response summary, also available online at http://tinyurl.… Read more about Spring 2013 CfA Data-Code Sharing Survey