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Xtronaut ISS - Experiments in Space and Earth Connected

A project in Houston, TX by Xtronaut, DreamUp, and NanoRacks

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Join the astronauts in exciting space science experiments on the International Space Station!
Backers: 41
Average Pledge Per Backer: $531

Funded: $21,777 of $20,000
Dates: Nov 8th -> Dec 9th (31 days)
Project By: Xtronaut, DreamUp, and NanoRacks
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Latest News

Xtronaut ISS Is a Kickstarter Project We Love!

December 5th - via:
We’re excited to announce that Kickstarter has featured Xtronaut ISS as a Project We Love! Thank you, Kickstarter, for supporting bringing space research to learners in their homes, classrooms, and afterschool programs. There are only a few more... (Read More)

Success! Xtronaut Space Station Funded with a Generous Contribution from Domino® and C&H® Sugar

November 28th - via:
We thank Domino and C&H for their generous support of our Kickstarter campaign and their commitment to STEM education. Their pledge at the $10,000 level provides Crystal Education kits to thousands of students across the United States. Domino... (Read More)

Microbes in Space On-Orbit Operations Begin!

November 16th - via:
Astronaut Mark T. Vande Hei Preparing to Transfer Microbes from a Laptop to a Petri dish on the ISS - The International Space Station Operations for Microbes in Space Have Begun!Beginning today, November 16, 2017 at about 7:30 AM EST (12:30 PM GMT... (Read More)

New Crystal Experiment Video!

November 15th - via:
Greetings Kickstarter Backers, For those of you wanting to know more about the setup of the Crystal Growth experiment, we have added a new video to the campaign page. Please check under the Crystal Growth section to see how easy this experiment is!... (Read More)

NanoRacks Launches Xtronaut Space Station Microbes Experiment and More to Space Station on OA-8

November 13th - via:
  Early yesterday morning, the Orbital ATK CRS-8 (OA-8) launch carried another historic NanoRacks mission to the International Space Station (ISS). NanoRacks is pleased to have launched the “Microbes in Space” educational experiment. Microbes in... (Read More)

Thank you Sugar Association for Sponsoring Xtronaut Space Station!

November 10th - via:
We are excited to announce that the Sugar Association has provided a $5,000 sponsorship of our educational program. We want to thank the Sugar Association for this fantastic support. The Sugar Association is the scientific voice of the U.S. sugar... (Read More)

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