Session Number

E-1

Grade Level

Grade Level: 7-12

Start Date

1-3-2013 2:10 PM

End Date

1-3-2013 3:10 PM

Description

Were the plays of William Shakespeare really written by Francis Bacon, who left a coded signature in plain sight? Can spies send messages without using codes and without getting caught? Steganography is the art of hiding messages in plain sight but in a way so that only those in on the secret can find them. We'll learn a few tricks about how to hide messages in pieces of text or sound and image files on a computer.

 
Mar 1st, 2:10 PM Mar 1st, 3:10 PM

Session E-1: Hiding in Plain Sight

Were the plays of William Shakespeare really written by Francis Bacon, who left a coded signature in plain sight? Can spies send messages without using codes and without getting caught? Steganography is the art of hiding messages in plain sight but in a way so that only those in on the secret can find them. We'll learn a few tricks about how to hide messages in pieces of text or sound and image files on a computer.