How to install Python 3, the easiest way

There are many ways to install Python 3, but the easiest way is to install using an Anaconda distribution. Anaconda is a Python distribution aimed for scientific uses. With Anaconda, Python 3 install comes with various useful library, and tools such as NumPy, Pandas, jupyter, etc. Anaconda also comes with its own environment and package management.

The only downside is that Anaconda is quite large, in fact, the base install requires 2GB of space.

Download Anaconda

Miniconda is also available for those with limited space:

Download Miniconda

For those who’s looking to install vanilla Python head to:

https://www.python.org/downloads/

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