Royal Bastards

Guidance Internal: Lessons from Astronauts (AR book & film)

A project in Cape Canaveral, FL by MaryLiz Bender
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We are rocket launch filmmakers using augmented reality to take you on a journey documenting humanity's grand adventure to space.
Backers: 235
Average Pledge Per Backer: $236

Funded: $55,345 of $42,000
Dates: May 30th -> Jul 11th (42 days)
Project By: MaryLiz Bender
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Latest News

We have 16 hours left!!

July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We have 16 hours left in our campaign and only $3,223 to reach our stretch goal! If we make it, we'll add a special, signed augmented reality art print to your package. And, you'll have the choice of a (1) Delta IV Heavy (2) Falcon Heavy or (3) Milky... (Read More)

Gratitude to you and dedication to all space chroniclers

July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We are are overwhelmed with gratitude! Earlier today, we surpassed our goal of $42,000 and now we are inching ever closer to our stretch goal of $54,500 with 35 hours left in the campaign! Over 200 people have joined us on this journey and we are... (Read More)

WE DID IT! WE MADE OUR GOAL. Thanks to YOU!

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
WOW!! We did it!! THANK YOU! Together, we made our goal! In just the last few minutes, the team at MOVA Globes took us over the finish line with the latest pledge!  184 total backers made this happen!  We owe a major thank you to Sci-Fi Author D.M.... (Read More)

Did you see what happened this morning? We're about to make our goal!

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Last night, Ryan and I nearly fell asleep with our laptops on our laps. We've been working hard every day for the last 40 days to make this mission a reality. This morning, we awoke to an incredible surprise! A series of big pledges rolled in... and... (Read More)

We have 2 and 1/2 days left . With your help, we can make this happen!!

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We have 2 days left. We can do this! Wow! Ryan and I are truly in awe, humbled, and full of gratitude for all of you! In just a month, 145 people came together to form this new community. We've raised over $22,000 to make this project a reality.... (Read More)

How Space Can Heal What Divides Us

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Today, I published an article, "How Space Can Heal What Divides Us." It delves into why I sold all of my possessions and headed out for a life on the road... to pursue answers to the question: "What is happening to our space travelers?" For the last... (Read More)

Ultra Slow Motion Clip Shows SpaceX Rockets Launch on Koyaanisqatsi Soundtrack

June 21st - via: autoevolution.com
There are people in this world that make a living by filming space rocket launches across the globe. Thanks to them, we’re always in the loop when it comes to space exploration, and over the years some stunning images came our way thanks of their presence near launch pads. (Read More)

My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James to lead our Mount Wilson experience!

June 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We are excited to announce that My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James will lead our intimate Mount Wilson experience!  My Morning Jacket frontman, Jim James. Photo credit: Bill Grenfell 30 of us will gather in one of the most magical places—Mount... (Read More)

Short film trailer premiere

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
We have such a special treat for you today!  We're releasing a new trailer for our short film. It features stunning ultra slow-motion captures of SpaceX rocket launches. Join us in just under 40 minutes, as we host a Q&A chat during the premiere... (Read More)

New Slow-motion video & a trip report!

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We are so grateful you've joined us on this journey We've just exceeded $12,000 thanks to 87 backers who are making this mission a reality. You are providing us with rocket-fuel-energy and our creative brains are exploding with joy! Brand new slow-mo... (Read More)

What a day!!!

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, beautiful humans! Today has been a blast so far!! We're all like...  We started the day with a wonderfully engaging interview with Brendan Byrne—the great host of the Are We There Yet podcast. He just wrote to let us know that the episode... (Read More)

Wow, thank you for an amazing first day!!

May 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We are SO grateful to everyone who gave to this campaign on our first day!! Each time a notification came in, our hearts melted. We are ecstatic to take you on this journey with us! Earlier today, we were featured on Kickstarter's homepage in the... (Read More)

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