Category: space station

Skylab and Earth, June 22, 1973. (NASA)

Skylab and Earth, June 22, 1973. (NASA)

Soyuz 26 and 27 docked with the Salyut 6 stati…

Soyuz 26 and 27 docked with the Salyut 6 station over Moscow, 1978. Captured in 1982 Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov.

Looking inside a future space station, illustr…

Looking inside a future space station, illustrated by František Škoda in To Other Planets by Pavel Klushantsev, 1962. 

1991 NASA art by Alan Chinchar shows the propo…

1991 NASA art by Alan Chinchar shows the proposed Space Station Freedom in orbit with the Moon and Mars off in the distance.

1991 NASA art by Alan Chinchar shows the propo…

1991 NASA art by Alan Chinchar shows the proposed Space Station Freedom in orbit with the Moon and Mars off in the distance.

A massive, dual-cylinder space colony, illustr…

A massive, dual-cylinder space colony, illustrated in 1975 NASA concept art by Rick Guidice.

A Soviet space station of the future, illustra…

A Soviet space station of the future, illustrated by Andrei Sokolov on a 1965 postcard.

Humanity’s future in space imagined in c…

Humanity’s future in space imagined in concept art by Robert McCall, Phil Santos, Craig Kavafes, and Don Davis.

A colossal factory in space. 1974 concept art …

A colossal factory in space. 1974 concept art by Günter Radtke.

The Space Shuttle Atlantis undocking from the …

The Space Shuttle Atlantis undocking from the Mir space station on July 4, 1995. (NASA)