Category: china

Star Wars poster from Hong Kong, 1978. Artwork by Tom Chantrell.

China’s Chang’e 3 (嫦娥三号) probe lands on the Moon. December 14, 2013.

1978 Hong Kong poster for Star Wars. Artwork by Tom Chantrell.

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test”.

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

TODAY IN HISTORY: The planet Earth, August 23, 1965, looking down to China. (“Mouth of Yangtse River (left) Hang Chow Wan (right) Shanghai in center.”)


January 16, 2011 — Beijing, China, photographed by Paolo Nespoli on the International Space Station.

A UFO arrives in Red China in the 1968 sci-fi thriller The Bamboo Saucer.