Moon Food

Moon Food

Nasa Mars Food Production Concept ©NASA Moon Food Background: On the 10th August 2015, for the first time ever, astronauts on the International Space Station ate a plant that had been cultivated in space. The astronauts ate Red Romaine Lettuce that had been grown in the NASA “Veggie” experiment. The current experiment requires astronaut time to ensure a successful crop is produced. With NASA planning to send long-duration space missions to Mars and ESA planning long duration…

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Python Course Session 4

Python Course Session 4

Python Course Session 4 Objects What is an object? Attributes and method functions Defining objects Using Objects Mini Project   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and is currently being taught by Will Singer. If you…

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Python Course Session 3

Python Course Session 3

Python Course Session 3 Functions and Modules What is a function? What is a module Importing and using a module Defining our own functions   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and is currently being taught…

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Python Course Session 2

Python Course Session 2

Python Course Session 2 Lists and For Loops What is a list? How to navigate a list For loops in Python The range function   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and is currently being taught…

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Python Course Session 1

Python Course Session 1

Python Course Session 1 Variables and Conditionals What is a variable? Variable Types and casting What is a conditional? If, For, When AND/OR Keywords range() Function I/O Flow Control Exercise   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created…

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Python Course Session 0

Python Course Session 0

Python Course Session 0 Introduction to Python and Linux Why use Python? Introduction to Linux Difference between Python Shell and Script A quick introduction to variables and I/O   In case you missed a session or would like to follow along with our course in your own time we’ve posted the slides used in the course below.   To find out more about our Python Course click here. Our Arduino course was created by and…

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Arduino Course Session 4

Arduino Course Session 4

Arduino Course Session 4 Advanced Arduino Features Shift Register for more IO Interrupts to speed up code Timer Interrupts EEPROM If you missed our course or would like to follow along with the course online, feel free to watch our Youtube video above (coming soon). Our Arduino course was originally created by Seb Goscik. The 2015 course is being presented by Matt Isbell and organised by Marta Vicaro. This session was presented by our guest presenter, Will…

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Arduino Course Session 3

Arduino Course Session 3

Arduino Course Session 3 Exploring Serial Communication UART to PC SPI (Using SPI temperature sensor) I2C (Using I2C temperature sensor) If you missed our course or would like to follow along with the course online, feel free to watch our Youtube video above (coming soon). Our Arduino course was originally created by Seb Goscik. The 2015 course is being presented by Matt Isbell and organised by Marta Vicaro. The video was created by James Lynn. The slides…

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Arduino Course Session 2

Arduino Course Session 2

Arduino Course Session 2 Exploring Other Pin Functions Get button input to toggle an LED Analogue Read using a potentiometer Analogue Write to dim an LED Tone to make sounds with a buzzer If you missed our course or would like to follow along with the course online, feel free to watch our Youtube video above. Our Arduino course was originally created by Seb Goscik. The 2015 course is being presented by Matt Isbell and organised by…

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