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A project in Worthing, UK by The Image Refinery

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Translating Dr. Alexander Parkhomov's Russian language cutting edge book to English
Backers: 75
Average Pledge Per Backer: £118

Funded: £8,825 of £5,400
Dates: May 17th -> Jun 17th (32 days)
Project By: The Image Refinery
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Latest News

Today, we received part 4 of the updated book from Dr. Alexander Parkhomov

June 17th - via:
Thanks to everyone that made this happen!  (Read More)

Less than 24hours to go! Tell your friends to secure their name in this important book!

June 16th - via:
Firstly, thanks to all those that have taken part to ensure this updated book translation happens. The second part of the work is well underway, and so we are well ahead of schedule. In the coming days we will send out questionnaires so that we know... (Read More)

Translator has started translation of the updated part 2 of SPACE. EARTH. HUMAN.

June 5th - via:
Chugging along. If you know anyone that want's to get their hands on this book, do let them know. Thanks again for being a part of making knowledge available.  (Read More)

Dr. Alexander Parkhomov has updated and supplied Russian text and drawings for part 3 of the book SPACE. EARTH. HUMAN.

May 31st - via:
The revised section on 'New Astronomy' is in hand We are on schedule to have all of the original language text in hand around the time of the conclusion of the fundraising on 17th June.  (Read More)

First pass translation of part one of the book done, passed to proof reading

May 30th - via:
Around 8500 words have been translated already and are awaiting proofreading, way ahead of schedule. Thanks to all that made early commissioning of this work possible  (Read More)

Collaborative translation has been set up and has started

May 24th - via:
Long before starting this Kickstarter, Bob Greenyer researched the best way to do real-time collaborative translation with the most modern methods of combining the skills of human translation and proofreading with other tools. This preparation effort... (Read More)

Message of gratitude from Dr. Alexander Parkhomov

May 23rd - via:
“It has been 10 years since the release of the original Russian-language edition of this book. It became clear that some changes and additions cannot be done without. These updates affected sections relating to studies of radioactivity, the study... (Read More)

Alexander Parkhomov has provided first two updated sections of book and glossary for translation

May 22nd - via:
Full steam ahead thanks to your support! With updated Russian for the first two sections of the book in hand, we are now talking to the translator to arrange translation. Thanks again Bob & Alexander  (Read More)

AWESOME! - SPACE. EARTH. HUMAN. KICKSTARTER FUNDED in less than 4 days - spread the word!

May 21st - via:
Dr. Alexander Parkhomov's updated book will be translated and readable in English. There are still 28 days for your friends to get their copy on order or to get their name in the book! Do you know someone that wants to get one of the 4 remaining... (Read More)

3 days in and we are nearly 2/3rds funded!

May 20th - via:
As soon as funding secured, will send out first tranche of the updated Russian text to the translator. Please pass on this campaign to anyone you think may be interested. Thanks for making this possible.  (Read More)

Well done everyone, we raised 39% of the Kickstarter target in the first day!

May 18th - via:
Spread the word to anyone you may think would be interested in the cutting edge of physics.  HUGE THANKS!!  (Read More)

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