AstroPi

What is the European Astro Pi challenge?
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The European Astro Pi Challenge is an ESA Education project run in collaboration with the Raspberry Pi Foundation. It offers young people the amazing opportunity to conduct scientific investigations in space, by writing computer programs that run on Raspberry Pi computers on board the International Space Station.

Find out more on the Astro Pi website.

Phase 2 of the European Astro Pi Challenge begins!
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Phase 2 of the European Astro Pi Challenge: Mission Space Lab has now begun! During Phase ESA Education and Raspberry Pi Foundation received a record-breaking 471 entries from 24 countries! Now, the 365 selected teams will have the chance to write computer programs for the scientific experiments they want to send to the Astro Pi computers aboard the International Space Station (ISS)!

Congratulations to the Irish teams who qualified…

 

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