Category: 1984

Art by Tim White on the cover of Galaksija, September 1984.

Illustration by Paul Lehr, 1984.

2010, aka 2010: The Year We Make Contact, arrived in theaters on this day in 1984.

Cray supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, circa 1984.

Yuri Gagarin pictured in Soviet space propaganda for Cosmonautics Day, 1984.

Astronaut Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, appears on Sesame Street in 1984.


Czech poster for The Terminator, 1984. Artwork by Milan Pecak.

The Space Shuttle Challenger streaks upward to the heavens, October 5, 1984.

1984 poster for the reissue of Fritz Lang’s Metropolis with music by Giorgio Moroder.

As his friends watch, youngster Ian Levitt plays a game on an Apple IIe computer at Cali-Camp in Topanga, California, July 22, 1984. Photo by Toru Kawana.

(Los Angeles Public Library)