A laboratory for data exploration

Using the power of data, visualization, and computing to explore, from the byte to the big bang.


widgyts first release

December 19, 2018

Members of the DXL have been working on widgyts, a custom Jupyter widgets package to work with yt. The first official release, 0.3.0, was announced this week. You can read the official release announcement here and use the widgets in a live demo on the yt hub.

Elisha joins the DXL

October 25, 2018

Hi! I’m Elisha, an intern from Uni High. I’m so excited to work here! I’ll be periodically posting blog updates about my work in the DXL!

Madicken attends the Grace Hopper Celebration

September 28, 2018

Madicken, a postdoc in the DXL, was sponsored along with three other NCSA staff members by the NCSA Director’s office to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration. Over the past few days, she has been at GHC with 22,000 other attendees in Houston, TX. Madicken is particularly interested in the open source track, which is new at GHC this year.