Language of the Month

Papyrus

This language lets you modify the Skyrim game to learn game coding plus have fun adding objects and functionality to the game.

Scratch

People use the Scratch language to create interactive stories, games, and animations. Includes an active community to share projects.

LOGO

This language, developed in the 1960s, exists solely to introduce children to basic programming concepts and teach programming.

Fortran

One of two key programming languages (Lisp is the other), FORTRAN defined many of the key ideas used in programming languages.

Lisp

An ancient language from 1958 lives on and is used to solve modern problems in programming and computer science.

Node.js

Node.js is a software platform to create fast, scalable web applications quickly. These applications also use JavaScript on the server and web browsers.

JavaScript

JavaScript is a programming language and an historical artifact from the early internet conflicts between Netscape, Microsoft, and Sun for open standards.

Go

Go is an open source programming environment that makes it easy to build simple, reliable, and efficient software.

Haskell

A balance of flexible and inflexible qualities make Haskell a fascinating programming language to learn and use.

Lua

Lua is a comparatively simple programming language used in a wide range of places, from digital TVs to video games to phone applications. It's also designed to be simple to use and lightweight.

Python

Named after Monty Python, this language is designed to be simple yet powerful, easy to code with lots of features.

PHP

From a simple website activity application written in the C language in 1994, the PHP programming language has evolved into a robust language optimized for web servers and web applications.