Category: scientific illustration

“Nuclear powered interplanetary towage s…

“Nuclear powered interplanetary towage space ship.” Concept art by John Sentovic for General Dynamics, 1958.

1975 NASA concept art by Don Davis pictures NA…

1975 NASA concept art by Don Davis pictures NASA’s Viking 1 probe descending to the surface of Mars.

Cold War concept art from the archives of Tele…

Cold War concept art from the archives of Teledyne Ryan.

Landing on the Moon in Robert Watts concept ar…

Landing on the Moon in Robert Watts concept art for Ryan Aeronautical, 1969.

Attila Hejja illustrates the cover of OMNI, Ju…

Attila Hejja illustrates the cover of OMNI, July 1987. #tech #space

September 14, 1959: The Soviet Union sent the …

September 14, 1959: The Soviet Union sent the Luna 2 probe crashing into the Moon, making it the first human object to land on another celestial body. Illustration by Andrei Sokolov.

A future city on Mars, illustrated by Robert M…

A future city on Mars, illustrated by Robert McCall, 1999.

Illustration from L’Atmosphère et les grands p…

Illustration from L’Atmosphère et les grands phénomènes de la nature by Camille Flamarrion, published by Hachette, 1905.

TODAY IN HISTORY: NASA’s Pioneer 11 space prob…

TODAY IN HISTORY: NASA’s Pioneer 11 space probe made its closest approach to Saturn on September 1, 1979, passing at a distance of 21,000 kilometers from the gas giant’s cloud tops.

1966 Boeing promotional art.

1966 Boeing promotional art.