Contributing

AstroPlant is an open source project: both the software and hardware are openly licensed. Even the designs of our own…

2 months ago

AstroPlant Helvetica

AstroPlant has reached the Alps. A bright young student in the beautiful and small country of Switzerland took up the…

8 months ago

State of the Art – space plants

This video nicely explains the current research being done on growing plants in space. The surprising role (or lack thereof)…

9 months ago

Join us!

Remember this is an open source project and all developers are working on it on a voluntary basis. But yes,…

9 months ago

Updates from Ghent

As we all know, the first real test case of the AstroPlant kit has been the deployment at the St…

10 months ago

The AstroPlant framework

One of the intriguing challenges of the AstroPlant project is the design of the electronic hardware and software systems underlying…

12 months ago

Innovation Exchange at ESA ESTEC

With 60 attendees, we had a fabulous afternoon discussing the future(s) of AstroPlant. Encouraged by all the positive feedback and…

1 year ago

We made AstroPlant 4.0 today!

Nearly then.. but we’ve come a long way the last couple of weeks. To sum it up: Based on Sidney’s…

1 year ago

Innovation Exchange 4 Dec at ESA-ESTEC

AstroPlant and ESA host the upcoming innovation exchange events at ESA-ESTEC, Europe’s space technology center in Noordwijk. The B2B event…

1 year ago

Introducing the team

Sidney Niccolson I am a software engineer by training with a background in bio-informatics. I’ve been working mostly on the…

1 year ago

New design!

This is somewhat of a short post, but I need to get it out, we have a new AstroPlant casing…

1 year ago

What is AstroPlant?

AstroPlant is an educational citizen science project with the European Space Agency to engage a new generation of space farmers,…

2 years ago

AstroPlant #spacefarming Challenge

Date: 7 April 14:00-22:00 & 8 April 9:00-18:00 Where: BlueCity Rotterdam The hackathon where urban and space farmers meet! Always…

2 years ago

Space Chef

Adventurous Chef needed! You like to make delicious food? Are you a chef and system engineer in one? There is…

2 years ago