Sheffield Cube Satellite – forming tomorrow’s Space Engineers, today

Resource type: 
Classroom practice and Student Engagement
Topic: 
Mechanical

Along with the Sheffield Space Initiative (SSI) and the growing space interest at the University of Sheffield, students are developing the university’s very first satellite. Using NASA open source code and low-cost devices, the aim is to create a small device enabling easy access to space and inspiring the next generation of Space Engineers and Scientists.