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== NAM Hack Day 2014 ==
 
== NAM Hack Day 2014 ==
  
It's Hack NAM and it's going to be awesome.
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We're excited to say that this year NAM is running it's very first Hack Day! In about 9 hours we're looking to prototype ideas that mix technology, data and science in new and interesting ways. Perhaps you have an idea about how to combine multiple astronomical datasets, or want to build better plotting library for researchers, or need to visualise a dataset? Whatever your interests bring your laptop, enthusiasm and ideas to the NAM Hack Day on 25th June.
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'''Where:''' Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation - http://www.icg.port.ac.uk/ (Room ...)
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'''When:''' Wednesday 25th June, 9am - 5pm
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'''What:''' Hacking on datasets, astronomy, publishing?
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'''Who''': Brought to you by the NAM LOC, the .Astronomy community, GitHub and more.
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== OK I'm in. Now what? ==
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Good! Go and and fill in this Google form to register your interest
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If you don't know what a hack day is then take a look at these resources:
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackathon Hackathon (from Wikipedia)]
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* [http://wiki.dotastronomy.com/hack-day-projects .Astronomy Hack Day Project Ideas]
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* [http://sciencehackday.com/ Science Hack Day]
  
 
== Some useful resources: ==
 
== Some useful resources: ==
  
* [http://dotastronomy.com dotAstronomy]
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* [http://dotastronomy.com .Astronomy]
 
* [http://github.com GitHub]
 
* [http://github.com GitHub]

Revision as of 11:20, 19 February 2014

NAM Hack Day 2014

We're excited to say that this year NAM is running it's very first Hack Day! In about 9 hours we're looking to prototype ideas that mix technology, data and science in new and interesting ways. Perhaps you have an idea about how to combine multiple astronomical datasets, or want to build better plotting library for researchers, or need to visualise a dataset? Whatever your interests bring your laptop, enthusiasm and ideas to the NAM Hack Day on 25th June.

Where: Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation - http://www.icg.port.ac.uk/ (Room ...) When: Wednesday 25th June, 9am - 5pm What: Hacking on datasets, astronomy, publishing? Who: Brought to you by the NAM LOC, the .Astronomy community, GitHub and more.

OK I'm in. Now what?

Good! Go and and fill in this Google form to register your interest

If you don't know what a hack day is then take a look at these resources:

Some useful resources:

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