Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Education Payload Observation 8 (JAXA EPO 8) - 12.03.13
Science Objectives for Everyone
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Education Payload Observation 8 (JAXA EPO 8) demonstrates educational events and artistic performances on board the Kibo module. These activities are expected to enlighten the general public about the wonders of microgravity phenomena and human space flight.
Science Results for Everyone
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Tsukuba, , Japan
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)Sponsoring Organization
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September 2011 - May 2012Expeditions Assigned
29/30Previous ISS Missions
- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Education Payload Observation 8 (JAXA EPO 8) includes artistic experiments and cultural activities. JAXA implements these activities to enlighten the general public about microgravity utilization and human space flight. JAXA understands that International Space Station (ISS), Japanese Experiment Module (JEM), Kibo, is useful for scientists and engineers as well as writers, poets, teachers, artists, etc.
- The JAXA EPO 8 demonstrations are downlinked, edited, and used to support cultural resources for the general public.
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