Internet of things projects are the best to learn about skills necessary to build IoT applications that can actually be deployed. To start with any internet of things platform first of all you will need a platform. What better to get started than Raspberry Pi.
There are hundreds of reasons why you should built your internet of things application on this platform. The major reason is freedom of open source community and excellent community support.
8Pi for Space
If you are into rockets and love to see flying objects then this is a Raspberry Pi IoT project that is definitely for you. Called the Pi in the Sky this board comes with an inbuilt GPS and RF transmitting module. You get to make choice whether you want to construct the hardware on your own or want to keep things clean. An add-on board is available if you don’t want to get into complications.
With this board you can track the altitude and landing spot of your model rocket as well as temperature if you like.Explore Project