Category: space age

Early Apollo concept art, circa 1962, pictures…

Early Apollo concept art, circa 1962, pictures a future lander on the Moon.

Ed Emshwiller art on the cover of The Magazine…

Ed Emshwiller art on the cover of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, June 1962.

A Jupiter-A rocket, designed and developed by …

A Jupiter-A rocket, designed and developed by the Army Ballistic Missile Agency, launches from Cape Canaveral on March 1, 1957.

Catching a ride on a rocketship, illustrated b…

Catching a ride on a rocketship, illustrated by S. Kaplan in the Soviet science magazine Knowledge Is Power (Знание-сила), issue #10, 1948.

“Eric Kemp, an aircraft engineer from Melbourn…

“Eric Kemp, an aircraft engineer from Melbourne, Australia, tests his motorcycle, of space age design, on a Melbourne road, Sept. 23, 1957. Kemp was inspired by his plane designing skill to create this motorcycle.”

(MrScharroo’s Weird Car Museum)

The art of Soviet space propaganda, 1971-1982.

The art of Soviet space propaganda, 1971-1982.

Italian poster for Mario Bava’s Planet of the …

Italian poster for Mario Bava’s Planet of the Vampires, 1965. Artwork
by Averardo Ciriello.

Future humans look upon an asteroid looped by …

Future humans look upon an asteroid looped by an artificial ring, illustrated by V. Kalinin in Soviet science magazine Tekhnika Molodezhi, October 1972.

Behold the Ford Seattle-ite XXI, a 3/8 scale c…

Behold the Ford Seattle-ite XXI, a 3/8 scale concept car designed by Alex Tremulis, displayed at the Seattle World’s Fair in 1962.

Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov, printed in…

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