Rewards Final Stretch & 2015 Kickstarter Campaign
Houston, the XL Hoodies have landed!
I'm dancing with glee because U.P.S. delivered our missing hoodies yesterday. Well, not the missing ones, but new replacement ones. It's been a long... Read more
Fulfillment, we promise! + Burning Man 2015
I beg your forgiveness. Some of you have not received your rewards for donating and I take full responsibility. I've spent almost a year thinking the remaining unsent... Read more
Rewards are shipping! & plans for 2015
Rewards now shipping, sorry for the delay!
I'll start by apologizing for rewards that have gone out late or haven't been sent yet. My expertise is pretty much about being... Read more
Kickstarter Film Festival, YouTopia, fulfillment and hibernation.
What an honor! Kickstarter shows us off to the world.
Since our last update, we've built the observatory twice. We had the honor of being chosen to represent the Los... Read more
Primary Mission Accomplished!
Black Rock Observatory at Burning Man 2014 was a huge success!!
Burning Man 2014: Caravansary was amazing. Two weeks seemed to disappear before our eyes and it's hard to believe... Read more
Black Rock Observatory leaves for Burning Man on Sunday!
Well, folks, we're almost on our way. It's Thursday night before build week and we're packing up our stuff and... Read more
Moving forward in time.
We've just about finished making modifications to the prototype and Gregg Fleishman is working on the 2nd dome drawing. I've also just returned from our primary scope builder, Don... Read more
Black Rock Observatory has FUNDED!!! Thank You! )'(
We did it!!! YOU did it!! 141% FUNDED )'(
Thank you so much for contributing to this project and sharing it with your friends and family, that is exactly what... Read more
Goal Reached, Still One Week to Go!!!
We reached our goal with about 14 days left with a big push thanks to our project's coverage in Huffington Post. We've been pushing hard ever since trying to keep... Read more
Prototype Dome Build! Kickstarter Week #2
On Sunday, our crew got together in Los Angeles to put the observatory dome together for the first time. The atmosphere was electric and everyone was very excited to see... Read more