Python provides a datetime object for storing and working with dates. Learn how to handle date fields using pandas to work with time series data in Python.
New course: Earth Analytics - Spring 2017
A newly designed Earth Systems Analytics course - GEOG 4563 / 5563 is being held this Spring 2017 on the CU Boulder campus. This course fuses key topics related to the grand challenges in science, remote sensing and computationally intensive approaches.
Recent Classroom Modules
Below, is a list of the most recent classroom modules. Classroom modules consist of background materials, readings and student activities. Classroom modules are data intensive, however many contain pre-populated interactive plots and maps that can be used to teach a class without having to actually process data.
Check out the instructor notes to better understand how each lesson can be taught.
A function is a reusable block of code that performs a specific task and can help you to eliminate repetition and improve efficiency in your code through modularity. Learn how to write functions in Python to write Do Not Repeat Yourself, or DRY, code in Python.
Loops can help reduce repetition in code by iteratively executing the same code on a range or list of values. Learn how to write loops in Python to write Do Not Repeat Yourself, or DRY, code in Python.
Recent code tutorials
Check out our latest code tutorials. Leave questions in the comment box at the bottom. We’ll try our best to help!