Category: vintage

A Soviet ship fires its retrorockets as it lan…

A Soviet ship fires its retrorockets as it lands on the Moon. Space art by Andrei Sokolov on a 1965 postcard.

Computers from Digital Equipment Corporation u…

Computers from Digital Equipment Corporation used by workers in Boston, Massachusetts, 1981. Photo by Spencer Grant. (Digital Commonwealth)

Science Fantasy Bulletin, January 1953.

Science Fantasy Bulletin, January 1953.

French poster for The Day the Earth Stood Stil…

French poster for The Day the Earth Stood Still, printed for a ‘60s re-release.

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed b…

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed by Ishiro Honda.

Cosmonauts Vitali Sevastyanov and Pyotr Klimuk…

Cosmonauts Vitali Sevastyanov and Pyotr Klimuk, who lived in space for two months during the Soyuz 18 mission in 1975.

1976 ad for the Star Trek Command Communicatio…

1976 ad for the Star Trek Command Communications Console from Mego.

The orbital outpost of the future on a 1957 sp…

The orbital outpost of the future on a 1957 space card from Topps.

From The Canadian Free Press, December 6, 1889…

From The Canadian Free Press, December 6, 1889, published in the town of Canadian, Texas.

Los Angeles, July 1959: ”Richard Miller of Van…

Los Angeles, July 1959: ”Richard Miller of Van Nuys will air tape recorded messages from outer space at convention of Amalgamated Flying Saucer Clubs of America Saturday and Sunday.”

(L.A. Public Library)