Science fiction/survival horror board game with plastic miniatures, where a nanite infection turns people into killer machine thingies. Or something. I'm not entirely up to speed with the background.
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...-for-alabaster

An actual science experiment, spotted originally on doctor Plait's g+ posting.
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...iment-in-space

I'm not affiliated with either project BTW and I've pledged on both.

Even the ArduSat is funded at the basic level now tho which is nice. And it still has 15 days to go so maybe it'll pick up - I hear there's often a feeding frenzy at the end of a project.