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Spaceship art by Colie Wertz (via concept ships)

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Spaceship art by Colie Wertz (via concept ships)

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Back to the Future With 1970s Space Colonies

Back in the 1970s, NASA’s Ames Research Center conducted three space colony studies, when man was fresh off the moon landing and colonization of space seemed imminent. As part of the project, artists were asked to render the studies’ findings in dazzling color and detail. Together, these images evoke a unique sense of time and place with stunning precision, leaving the viewer with a bizarre feeling that is simultaneously retro and futuristic.

The Bernal design featured here was a spherical living area that could hold about 10,000 people.

Perhaps the most famous of these circular rotating stations were those of Space Station V, depicted in the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey—which now seem brilliant: The centrifugal force created by the rotation would have an effect indistinguishable from gravity, as we can see in the scenes in which Dr. Frank Poole (Gary Lockwood) is merrily jogging around the revolving wheel of a station.

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Personal air/space craft for Alien by Ron Cobb

Personal air/space craft for Alien by Ron Cobb

Another ship by Ron Cobb, possibly for one of the Aliens films.

Another ship by Ron Cobb, possibly for one of the Aliens films.

Spaceship concept by Ron Cobb

Spaceship concept by Ron Cobb

Nostronomo concept art by Ron Cobb for Alien

Nostronomo concept art by Ron Cobb for Alien

Concept art for Dune ornithopter by Ron Cobb (circa ‘75)

Concept art for Dune ornithopter by Ron Cobb (circa ‘75)

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“The Prometheus was the only good thing about the movie of the same name.”

Destiny is a new game coming by Bungie Studios

Destiny is a new game coming by Bungie Studios