1889 Sci-Fi


Laurie, Andre; Conquest of the Moon : A Story of the Bayouda 1889; Publisher Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington Limited 1889; original illustrated green cloth hardcover with bright gilt; tissue guard intact; illustrated with plates; some rubbing to corners; spine ends chipped; gilt page ends; very early science fiction; scarce Find Rare Books and […]

Duncan Jones’ “Moon”- Destined to be a Sci-Fi Classic


Must Watch: Trailer for Duncan Jones’ “Moon“ “Moon” is directed by first-time filmmaker Duncan Jones, a former ad exec turned filmmaker of only a sci-fi short from 2000 called Whistle previously. The original story was written by Jones, and the screenplay was written by Nathan Parker. This first premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier […]

FRIENDSHIP 7 SPACECRAFT – “GLENN MAKES IT!” – FIRST EARTH ORBIT


AMERICA’S HISTORIC FRIENDSHIP 7 SPACECRAFT MISSION “GLENN MAKES IT!” “ORBITS AROUND EARTH THREE TIMES. PICKED UP SAFE FROM ATLANTIC” ORIGINALĀ PACIFIC EDITION OF STARS & STRIPES NEWSPAPER – FEB. 21, 1962