An object from space spreads radiation over North America. Fearing terrorism, U.S. Homeland Security agents are dispatched to investigate and contain the damage. What they discover is a forgotten relic of the old Soviet space program whose return to Earth will have implications for the entire world.
The first series was available to download over a year ago, and as far as I'm aware it wasn't exactly a runaway success financially. A project based on a voluntary donation download system has to be very good indeed to stand a chance of being financially viable.