Astro Interactives is a series of Jupyter Notebooks meant to provide interactive demos and simulations for introductory astronomy courses. These notebooks were initially developed by
The goal was to replace many of the Adobe Flash-based tools that we use in labs using applications we created in-house. This allows much greater tunability to our needs AND is likely to be usable much farther into the future since Adobe Flash's end of life is set for the end of 2020.
This software is provide "as-is" and may contain bugs/errors that could mis-represent astronomical reality. You use this software at your own risk! Keep in mind the authors are not professional programers!
The currently available Interactives are the following: