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September 13, 2012

Lunar Space elevator kickstarter at $107,500 with 2 hours to go

With 2 hours to go the Liftport Lunar space elevator kickstarter is at $107,500

Different Fund Raising Levels in Brief

$20,000 - better sensors
$30,000 - at least 3 to 5 kilometer
$50,000 - new robot and at least 3 to 5 kilometer
$75,000 - transition from altitude to endurance
$100,000 - back in business for real
$250,000 - try for to climb to the limit of balloon technology , about 20 miles / 30 kilometers
$500,000 - tests with plants and animals at 30 kilometers
$3,000,000 - Full feasibility study and tests




The Skycube Kickstarter made it to $116,890

On August 30th, 2012, Skycube are announced a new stretch goal of $110,000. They made it.






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