Pretty graphics, not (necessarily) scientific.

  • praxis is some kinda trendy open source new thingy, does audio too.
  • Processing is a classic here, and needs no introduction they haven’t already written themselves then published in book form with full-colour plates
  • Cinder
  • Creative coding, powerfully but clunky: Openframeworks
  • The Cinder Meshes guide is a kind of amuse-gueule to Cinder, OpenGL and C++ in one
  • see javascript graphics for some JS-specific stuff.