Category: future

The High Frontier: Human Colonies in Space by Gerard K. O’Neill, 1976. Cover art by Rick Guidice.

“Future Cinema” by Robert McCall, 1978.

Space art by Robert McCall, 1991.

The future is now! As in right now, today, 2020! But you still have time to prepare with the 1974 story collection 2020 Vision, published by Avon, edited by Jerry Pournelle, cover art by John Berkey. Sci-fi writers contribute “their own personal visions of how things will be in the year 2020.”

In the future, it’s always New Year’s Eve.

Isaac Asimov describes how Apollo 8 beat his estimate for when humans would reach the Moon. Clip from the NASA film “Debrief: Apollo 8” with an intro by Burgess Meredith.

The gizmo-packed techno-briefcase of the future, designed by Honeywell for 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Lobby card for Blade Runner, 1982.

Sports and leisure in the year 2000, illustrated by Jean-Marc Côté.

(Gallica BNF)

Disney concept art shows the crystal pyramids of the Imagination pavilion at EPCOT Center, printed in Future Life, March 1981.