Category: moon

Moon mask made by the Baule peoples, Côte d’Ivoire, c. 1880. Via the Met.

Unpublished photos of Apollo 11 recovery come to the surface

For Apollo 11 He Wasn’t on the Moon, But His Coffee Was Warm.
Michael Collins is often the forgotten astronaut on Apollo 11, the one who remained in orbit, 60 miles above the moon in the Apollo command module, waiting for his crewmates, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, to return from the lunar surface.

Apollo 11 Capsule Foil and Memories of Plucking NASA’s Moonmen From the Sea

Vintage Hallowe’en Greetings! 🕸️ 🎃 🌙

Painting by Robert McGinnis used as cover art for “Mauraders’ Moon,” 1959.


Swedish matchbox label, circa late 19th century.


Flying Saucers on the Moon,” by Harold T. Wilkins, 1954.


Moon Landing” wristwatch from 1969.


Psychedelic moon maps from the 1970s. (Via Atlas Obscura)