1. 70sscifiart:

    Sci-fi zombies.

    (via 70sscifiart)

  4. 70sscifiart:

    70s Cover to Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Artist uncredited.

  5. womeninspace:

    Dava Newman nominated for NASA Deputy Administrator

    According to SpaceNews, Obama nominated Dava Newman for the position of Deputy Administrator at NASA. The position was held by Lori Garver from 2009 to 2013 and has since been vacant.

    Dava Newman is a professor at MIT and director of the MIT Portugal Program. She is most well known for her work on a formfitting spacesuit, pictured above.

    Read Dava Newman’s MIT bio here

    [Image: Dava Newman in the form fitting Biosuit.]

    (via the-actual-universe)

  6. speculativegrammarian:


    Language Tree.

    From Stand Still. Stay Silent. 


    Creepy language family tree for all your Historical Ling / Halloween needs. (NB: c.1745, Scottish shortening of Allhallow-even “Eve of All Saints, last night of October” (1550s), the last night of the year in the old Celtic calendar, where it was Old Year’s Night, a night for witches. A pagan holiday given a cursory baptism and sent on its way. —etymonline.)

  7. sciencefictiongallery:

    Michael Whelan - Space Viking, 1962.

  8. hifructosemag:

    A New York City art space with a penchant for the macabre, Last Rites Gallery currently has its annual group show, “The 13th Hour,” on view just in time for Halloween. The show features artists who have come to be associated with Last Rites — Dan Quintana, Naoto Hattori, David Stoupakis, menton3, Paul Booth — as well as many unexpected participants like Hannah Yata, Nicomi Nix Turner, Brin Levinson and Jean Labourdette. However, these are just a few examples of the show’s wide-ranging roster. Take a look at some highlights from the exhibition below and check out the show through November 15. See more on Hi-Fructose.

  9. 70sscifiart:

    Jim Burns