CS4FN Issue 8

This issue of Computer Science for Fun is entitled ‘Computer Science in Space’, and explores the role of computers in space exploration and astronomy.

It includes articles covering:

• Computer scientists working for NASA

• GPS and computer art projects that love your data

• Computers, network telescopes and the search for exoplanets and moons

• Richard Garriott, millionaire game maker

• Location-aware mobile gaming

• Bee vision

• Robotic telescopes

• Card tricks

• Machine learning and loving punk

• Internet on the Moon

• Google Sky

• Accelerometers, space probes and radio time-travel

The magazine is edited by Paul Curzon, Jo Brodie and Peter W. McOwan

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