Time to launch!
This update will be a brief one; we are in launch-ready status and hope to launch about 12 hours from now. The approximate time of launch will be 11 AM... Read more
Launch day is getting closer
We’re thrilled to announce that our much-anticipated launch of the HEARTSAT project is coming closer. Though the flight frame, electronics, and telemetry systems were completed many weeks ago per our... Read more
Photo Update: flight vehicle
Here’s the first official photo update, only one of many to come! The flight vehicle construction has completed and flight computer design and construction is beginning later in the day.... Read more
Defining stretch goals: wings, TV stations, and more...
When this project first launched on Kickstarter, I had discussed that additional exciting opportunities would become available in the event we exceeded our initial goal of $1,900. As of yesterday,... Read more
Do you want to go to the edge of space, too?
I have received a few suggestions today after reaching our initial funding goal. One of the suggestions that I appreciate the most is the ability for you, the project... Read more
Unprecedented thanks and success!
Look at that!
In a totally unprecedented increase in pledges and project attention, HEARTSAT has surpassed its funding goal just moments ago. I am thrilled that the Kickstarter community will be helping... Read more
Let's keep up the momentum!
First of all, I would like to sincerely thank everyone who has pledged to the HEARTSAT project so far. Your contributions, whether a single dollar, or several hundred, are vital... Read more