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Jul 28
compoundchem:

Chemistry meets astronomy in today’s post, with a graphical guide to the atmospheres of our Solar System.Read more about them here (there’s also a link to download the graphic, or to purchase it as a large poster): http://wp.me/p4aPLT-nV

compoundchem:

Chemistry meets astronomy in today’s post, with a graphical guide to the atmospheres of our Solar System.

Read more about them here (there’s also a link to download the graphic, or to purchase it as a large poster): http://wp.me/p4aPLT-nV

(via scienceing)


Jul 25
chroniclesofamber:

70sscifiart:

Here’s a bigger copy of that NASA piece, which was done by Roy Scarfo.

And here is the exterior view…

…from Roy Scarfo’s Beyond Tomorrow - Civilizations in Space.  The idea of an asteroid modified as a space ark is still seriously considered as one possible method for crossing interstellar space, and is probably best-known from the Star Trek episode “For the World is Hollow and I Have Touched the Sky”:
In fact, researchers and scientists are working on space arks and starships right now.

chroniclesofamber:

70sscifiart:

Here’s a bigger copy of that NASA piece, which was done by Roy Scarfo.

And here is the exterior view…

image

…from Roy Scarfos Beyond Tomorrow - Civilizations in Space.  The idea of an asteroid modified as a space ark is still seriously considered as one possible method for crossing interstellar space, and is probably best-known from the Star Trek episode “For the World is Hollow and I Have Touched the Sky”:

In fact, researchers and scientists are working on space arks and starships right now.

(via 70sscifiart)


Jul 24
70sscifiart:

Robert McCall

70sscifiart:

Robert McCall


Jul 23

Jul 19

70sscifiart:

70s Soviet futurism, via Io9


Jul 14

Jul 9

bobak:

spacewatching:

Interplanetary Travel Posters - Created in the style of early 20th century travel ad posters.

Designed by Steve Thomas http://www.zazzle.com/stevethomas

These are all amazing and I’m probably going to need one of each for my office.

(via spacequakes)


Jul 5

plaisirdelire:

Mel Hunter, 1970.

plaisirdelire:

Mel Hunter, 1970.

(via scienceetfiction)


Jul 4

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