“ John Polgreen, The Question and Answer Book of Space (Ruth A.

concept suit.  Looks silly now.

That's one heck of a concept design. It looks like a retro, futuristic, robot suit for the space business man. I see Mad Men in outer space!

Detail from the cover of Mechanix Illustrated featuring the best lawn mower ever conceived.

Retro-futuristic lawn mower is a cut above the rest ( detail from the cover of Mechanix Illustrated ).


Art,fashion,design,technology etc from the atomic space age

A computer of the 1960s                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Once upon a time, our computers and various technologies came in vibrant colors. It made sense at a time when computers were massive.

ASTRONAUT JAMES A. LOVELL, JR. | Astronaut James A. Lovell Jr., pilot for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Gemini VII spaceflight, walks to the elevator at Pad 19 one hour and 40 minutes before launch of the spacecraft. Moments later astronauts Lovell and Frank Borman, command pilot, rode the elevator to the White Room where they were inserted into the spacecraft to await the final moments of the countdown. Photo credit: NASA Image # : s65-61848 De

At EST on December Gemini 7 blasts off from Cape Canaveral, carrying astronauts Frank Borman and Jim Lovell into space for a mission that lasted 13 days, 18 hours, 35 minutes. (Please note this posted to the minute!

mid century home audio lab

some day people will actually have computers in their homes. These are what the computers looked like at my dad's office when I was a little kid. Huge rooms full of row after row of these.

Sachiko Kazama, “汽笛一声(満鉄人現る)  180×120cm  unique  woodblock print (panel, Japanese paper, sumi ink)”

Sachiko Kazama, “汽笛一声(満鉄人現る) 180×120cm unique woodblock print (panel, Japanese paper, sumi ink)”