nitratediva:

Alice White in Show Girl in Hollywood (1930).

nitratediva:

Alice White in Show Girl in Hollywood (1930).

paintdeath:

Taxi Driver

an6ie-queen-of-potatoes:

 

gothclubs:

Pulp Fiction (1994) dir. Quentin Tarantino

aphgermanys:

filthy-hippie-vibes:

Pika pika, mother fucker.

you shouldnt have freed them

aphgermanys:

filthy-hippie-vibes:

Pika pika, mother fucker.

you shouldnt have freed them

mementomoriiv:

Don Kenn

staceythinx:

The Space Race by Justin Van Genderen is a series of posters inspired by the vintage design work that came from both sides of the competition.

mucholderthen:

Vintage Russian Matchbox Graphics
celebrating early Soviet successes in the space race

[sources: X , Flickr ]  

  1. Luna 1 (Mechta) launched in 1959 -  the first spacecraft to achieve escape velocity from Earth and reach the vicinity of the Moon.
  2. Sputnik 1,  launched in October 1957 the first man-made object in space, it spent 3 months in orbit emitting a radio signal for approx a third of that time.
  3. Sputnik 2 – the second man-made object launched into earth orbit, carrying “Laika” the first living animal to leave our biosphere and enter space.
  4. The relative distances (in kilometers) between the Earth, Moon, and Sun. 
  5. Luna 2 -  the first space craft to reach the surface of the moon where it was purposely crash landed after 33 .5 hours of flight.