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Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Education Payload Observation 8 (JAXA_EPO_8)
12.05.12

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Experiment Overview

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Brief Summary

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.

Principal Investigator(s)

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Co-Investigator(s)/Collaborator(s)

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Developer(s)

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Tsukuba, , Japan

Sponsoring Space Agency

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Sponsoring Organization

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ISS Expedition Duration

September 2011 - May 2012



Expeditions Assigned

29/30

Previous ISS Missions

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Experiment Description

Research Overview

  • 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.

Description

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Applications

Space Applications

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Earth Applications

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Operations

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Operational Protocols

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Results/More Information

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Imagery

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