$900 Raised for the Donation Program! Built for Speed - The SR-71-Specimen... Plus: A New, Secret Project?!
I'd like to begin by thanking everyone who purchased a Third Edition t-shirt or donated to our mini-campaign! In total, we raised $900 - all of which will... Read more
Last Day to Get a Mini Museum T-Shirt! Plus: Which Specimen Would You Like to Explore Next?!
Just a quick reminder that today is the last day to pick up a Third Edition t-shirt!The campaign ends at midnight tonight (GMT-5) and all proceeds will... Read more
Almost There! Third Edition Shirts Now Available - Benefits Educational Donation Program
First, a quick update on production. We're coming down to the final shipments to Kickstarter backers! June shipments are complete and July is nearly complete. Right now, we expect... Read more
Production Update, New Backer Pictures and Josh Fields Unboxing Video, the Tale of the Samurai Sword Specimen
First a quick update on shipping and production!
I'm happy to report that we are on track this week to finish preparing shipments for the May tiers as... Read more
Production Update & Delivery Timelines, Digital Companion Guide Now Available, Sharing Backer Pictures
First, I'd like to begin with an update about production and shipping:
Large Mini Museum Shipments
We finished the first batch of May shipments last week, but we've... Read more
Companion Guides have arrived! Shipping begins!
I'm excited to announce that we've received our first batch of Companion Guides and we're ready to ship!
If you've been following the comment board, you know that... Read more
Production Update: Companion Guide Printing Error Delays First Shipments, Add-On Progress, Third Edition Shirt?
I received word from our book printer this morning that all of the pages for the Companion Guide were printed on the incorrect paper stock (uncoated vs. coated). The entire... Read more
Production Update, Surveys and Add-Ons, Cassini's Grand Finale
We are still on schedule to begin shipping in May and we are busy!
Production Behind the Scenes
Last week, I signed off on the press proofs for... Read more
BackerKit Surveys Thursday April 20th at 3PM ET (UTC-5)
This is a special update with information about the upcoming BackerKit surveys. If you are new to Kickstarter you'll want to read this update carefully as it explains... Read more
Production Update, BackerKit Survey Coming April 20th, Space Gems: Jewels from the Heart of an Asteroid
At the moment, everything is on track.The companion guide and the final packaging designs are heading off to press. The new custom, microfiber pouches have arrived and... Read more
Thank you! What Happens Next? Seeing the Event Horizon
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
There are many ways one could celebrate the successful completion of a campaign, but I can't think of a better way than... Read more
Mini Museum Livestream Reminder - 2PM ET (UTC-5) TODAY!
Just a short reminder that our livestream event begins at 2PM ET today (UTC-5) - about one hour from the time of this update!
Here's the link: https://live.kickstarter.com/hans-fex/live/fun-with-mini-museum-making-specimens-dinosaurs-and-q-and-a... Read more
Fun with Mini Museum Live - 2PM ET (UTC-5) on Tuesday, March 7th!
If you're following us on Facebook or Twitter, you may have noticed that we had an impromptu testof our livestream setup yesterday. A big thank you to... Read more
Tucson Gem and Fossil Show, Mini Museum Touch, Great Predators of History: The Jaws of the Mosasaur, Livestream Update Coming Soon, Beyond the Elements
As you might have noticed on Facebook, I've come back to Northern Virginia at last!
It was so wonderful to be in Tucson. I have so many friends... Read more
FUNDED!!! Thank You! Upcoming Project Updates and Contacting Us
WOW!!! Thank you all so very, very much!!! Fully funded in 5 minutes!?! Incredible!
I just took this picture in Tucson, Arizona. That's Mount Lemmon in the background,... Read more