Nerdy By Nature: Science! Raspberry Pi: Small, Yet Mighty

Jan 10, 2017

This credit card-sized single-board computer was originally designed to promote and teach computer science basics in schools and in developing countries.

Many generations and 4 years later, over 5 million Raspberry Pis were sold before 2016 even started.


Each Raspberry Pi includes

  • Motherboard
  • ARM chip
  • CPU (up to 1.2 GHz)
  • GPU (Broadcom VideoCore)
  • RAM (up to 1 GB)
  • 1-4 USB ports
  • HDMI & Composite video output
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Ethernet (B-models)
  • Wi-Fi 802.11n & Bluetooth (Pi 3)
  • Software for Download (Raspbian, Ubuntu, Windows 10 IOT Core, RISC OS, or Media Centre distributions).


Few Projects Made with the Raspberry Pi


Portaberry Pi


Smart Mirror


Pirate Radio (Mobile Transmitter)