Planetary Resources Reaches $1 Million in Kickstarter Campaign

Planetary Resources hit $1 million in contributions for its Arkyd orbiting telescope today with 10 days left in the Kickstarter campaign. In an email message sent out on Wednesday night, Planetary Resources President Chris Lewicki said they’re shooting to hit $2 million in the time remaining with a little help from their friends:

There’s a ton of new stuff over on our Kickstarter page, including live events next week with Rainn Wilson (Dwight Schrute), Seth Green and Hank Green, Richard Garriott (Lord British) and Jon Mavor (Planetary Annihilation), add-on pledge levels, new stretch goals, and our main Kickstarter video translated into more than a dozen languages, including Klingon.

If you want to donate, visit the company’s Kickstarter page.