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Gets NASA's astronomy picture of the day (APOD), and data on the closest asteroid to Earth, every 24 hours.

Class: @gov.nasa, version 61
Uploaded By: Almond Authors
License: Free

Commands

  • WHEN: when an asteroid passes close to earth
  • WHEN: when there is an asteroid nearby
  • WHEN: when there is a new asteroid passing by
  • WHEN: when a dangerous asteroid is close to earth
  • WHEN: when an asteroid is closer to earth than ____ (distance)
  • WHEN: when a close asteroid is faster than ____ (relative velocity)
  • GET: today's asteroid info
  • GET: today's asteroid
  • GET: nasa 's astronomy picture of the day
  • GET: nasa 's apod
  • GET: a nasa picture
  • GET: a picture from curiosity rover
  • GET: curiosity rover
  • GET: a picture from curiosity
  • GET: a picture from nasa curiosity
  • GET: a picture from mars
  • GET: ____ (count) pictures from curiosity rover
  • GET: a picture from curiosity rover taken on ____ (date taken)
  • GET: a picture from curiosity taken on ____ (date taken)

Available Operations

GET: get astronomy picture of the day on nasa

Title, description, and image URL of NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)

Results:

  • title [titles of nasa's astronomy picture of the day (historical archive)]
  • description [general text (paragraph)]
  • picture url [picture]

This operation returns a single result. The result can be monitored for changes, and updates every 24 hours.

GET: get curiosity rover picture on nasa

photos from the Curiosity Rover on Mars

Inputs:

  • date taken [point in time]: From what Earth day do you want pictures?
  • count [number]: How many pictures do you want?

Results:

  • picture url [picture]
  • camera used [nasa curiosity rover camera identifier]

This operation returns a list of results. The result can be monitored for changes, and updates every 24 hours.

GET: close asteroid on nasa

Daily-updated data on the closest asteroid to earth

Results:

  • asteroid id [nasa asteroid id]
  • name [free-form text]
  • estimated diameter min [length]
  • estimated diameter max [length]
  • is dangerous [true or false]
  • relative velocity [speed]
  • distance [length]
  • orbiting body [planets, moons and stars]

This operation returns a single result. The result can be monitored for changes, and updates every 24 hours.