Tim Peake with Astro Pi on the International Space Station #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi
The Raspberry Pi Foundation shared video of the Astro Pi in action via Vimeo
British ESA astronaut Tim Peake shows us the Astro Pi flight units running UK students’ apps and experiments on board the ISS. Find out more and get involved at astro-pi.org.
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