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Make A Weightlessness Space Game With Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi
Use Scratch and Raspberry Pi to create a weightlessness game. via raspberry.org
In this activity, you will learn how to simulate the effects of weightlessness in space with this Scratch game, as well as computer science concepts like sequencing, looping, variables, and conditionals.
You can learn more about the forces of gravity and the effects of weightlessness, as well as more about British ESA Astronaut Tim Peake’s mission aboard the International Space Station, on the UK National STEM Centre website here.
Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Raspberry Pi related products. Adafruit has the largest and best selection of Raspberry Pi accessories and all the code & tutorials to get you up and running in no time!
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