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Remember our recent coverage for Arduino satellites?  Those tiny satellites will be launching into space soon on board a resupply vessel headed for the space station.  These satellites are programmed using a very basic language called Arduino.  Check out this informative story on NPR:

Like we’ve mentioned in past stories, the Arduino technology is designed to be easy to use and inexpensive, which will give amateurs an unprecedented look at space.   Would you like to learn more?  Check out this NPR article for more information.