Computer Science

Robot Arm

Public summary: 

Learn how to programme in scratch by controlling this robotic arm,

Programme a robot using scratch!
Images

Rock, Paper, Scissors Glove

Public summary: 

We've taught a glove to play rock paper scissors, can you beat it? Learn about AI in this quick demo.

Can you beat a glove at Rock Paper Scissors?
Images

Are you smarter than a computer?

Public summary: 

What does it mean to be intelligent? Can computers be intelligent? Are they more intelligent than us?
Explore some of the questions in AI, meet a few different AIs and compete and befriend them and find out the maths of how they work.

Artificial Intelligence
Images

Cryptography

Public summary: 

Learn about codes and ciphers through a selection of demonstrations of different methods using whiteboards and padlocks.

Learn about codes and ciphers
Images

Computer Dissection

Public summary: 

Break open a computer and see how it works inside.

Dissecting a computer
Images

Giant Breadboard

Public summary: 

Explore circuit basics, different components, logic gates, speakers, buzzers and build your own heat alarms and more.

Make circuits using giant components
Images

Turtle Robots

Public summary: 

Learn the basics of robotics by teaching simple robots to move and draw.

These turtles want to draw you shapes.
Images

The Game of Life

Public summary: 

Watch populations evolve from simple beginnings, explore stability of patterns and model a computer in one experiment on cellular automata. See even more complex patterns on a computer too!

A game about life.
Images

Sieving

Public summary: 

Simple algorithms to reveal hidden sequences. Explore what numbers are revealed by applying simple rules and encounter programming concepts like loops.

Simple Algorithms to Reveal Hidden Sequences
Images

Sorting

Public summary: 

How do computers work? This experiment gets you to think like a computer and try and put a selection of numbers into order.

Pretend to be a computer
Images
Syndicate content