Category: moon

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov, printed in…

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov, printed in the 1976 postcard set “Man in Space.”

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov, printed in…

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov, printed in the 1976 postcard set “Man in Space.”

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong loads rocks…

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong loads rocks into the lunar module, as painted by Apollo 12 moonwalker Alan Bean in 1985.

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon…

Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon, July 20, 1969. Painted by Apollo 12 moonwalker Alan Bean in 1985.

July 20, 1969 – While Neil Armstrong was takin…

July 20, 1969 – While Neil Armstrong was taking a picture of Buzz Aldrin, Aldrin’s visor was taking a picture of Armstrong.

Humans land on the Moon, painted by Norman Roc…

Humans land on the Moon, painted by Norman Rockwell in collaboration with Pierre Mion, 1966.

Karl Stephan cover art for Robert A. Heinlein’…

Karl Stephan cover art for Robert A. Heinlein’s Have Space Suit—Will Travel, German edition, 1967.

Only a few meteor-proof domes rise above an un…

Only a few meteor-proof domes rise above an underground colony on the Moon. Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov, printed on a 1973 postcard.

The Moon, December 13, 1972: In a stunning pan…

The Moon, December 13, 1972: In a stunning panorama assembled from photos by Apollo 17 astronaut Gene Cernan, we see spaceman Jack Schmitt running to the lunar rover. (NASA)

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ON THIS DAY: Hyperion, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on September 26, 2005. (NASA)