Innovators Developing Accessible Tools for Astronomy (IDATA) won the Public Choice award in the 2019 STEM for All Video Showcase.

IDATA consists of software that was developed through the integration of science, mathematics, technology and engineering that allows children with visual problems to access astronomy independently, access telescopes online robotic to collect data and analyze that data to meet diverse learning / research needs, all without requiring the assistance of a sighted individual, which develops scientific skills and motivates them to be within this large area of science. Because to be a scientist, nothing is impossible …… everything is possible!

Watch the IDATA video here