After installing spacebot there are several commands spacebot understands. Check back as more commands will be added, or run
/spacebot help within slack.
Display the help and usage information
The Astronomy Picture of the Day is one of NASA's most popular websites. Each day a different image highlighting our universe with a brief description will be featured.
Display today's APOD image
/spacebot apod random
Display a random APOD image from anytime
/spacebot apod date
Display the APOD image for the given date. The format for
Mars Rovers Photos
The rovers sub-command returns data and images from the three recent Mars Exploration Rovers (MER). Spirit and Opportunity were launched in mid 2003 as a pair to explore opposite sides of Mars. Curiosity is a more recent rover launched in 2011.
/spacebot rovers help
Display the rovers sub-command help
/spacebot rovers info
Display information about the three rovers with links for even more information.
/spacebot rovers cameras list
Display the list of onboard cameras. Theses can be used to filter the images. You can also use a value of 'all' to get images from all cameras.
/spacebot rovers photos
This will display the most recent images from the 'Curiosity' Mars rover. It will include a mix of photos from all available cameras.
/spacebot rovers photos name camera date
Display a list of images from the given rover/camera/date combination. One or more parameters can be omitted and appropriate defaults will be used. Please note that images may not be available for a given rover/camera/date combination.