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Foundations of Astronomical Data Science

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00:00 1. Basic queries How can we select and download the data we want from the Gaia server?
01:30 2. Coordinate Transformations How do we transform celestial coordinates from one frame to another and save results in files?
03:03 3. Plotting and Pandas How do we make scatter plots in Matplotlib? How do we store data in a Pandas DataFrame?
04:28 4. Transform and Select How do we move the computation to the data?
05:43 5. Join How do we use JOIN to combine information from multiple tables?
07:08 6. Photometry How do we use Matplotlib to define a polygon and select points that fall inside it?
08:03 7. Visualization How do we make a compelling visualization that tells a story?
09:28 Finish

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