It fills us with astronomical joy to announce the release of poliastro 0.7.0! 🚀
poliastro is a pure Python library that allows you to simulate and analyze interplanetary orbits in a Jupyter notebook in an interactive and easy way, used by people from all around the world http://docs.poliastro.space/en/v0.7.0/index.html#success-stories.
This release is the biggest one since the creation of the project in terms of code changes and new features, and on behalf of the poliastro development team I would like to deeply thank the European Space Agency for the SOCIS grant that made it possible.
Highlights from this release include:
As an example, a Jupyter notebook analyzing the orbit of the Florence asteroid, that passed near the Earth earlier this month, is available:
If you want to know more, don't miss my talk on EuroPython 2016:
An executive summary of the release notes can be read here:
We encourage you to join our chat on Matrix:
Per Python ad Astra!
Juan Luis Cano Rodríguez