Earth vs The Flying Saucers, 1956
The world’s first nuclear reactor power plant to operate in space, SNAP 10A, was launched into Earth orbit on April 3, 1965.
TWA Disneyland Ad, 1960s
Atlantic Pizza Delight Franchise
Moncton, New Brunswick
Detail from a comic ”Kolonel Keds and his Exciting Bell Rocket Belt”, 1965
This was given out at shoe stores that sold Keds tennis shoes, along with a space whistle and secret decoder card.
YOUR ALUMINUM FUTURE
TAKE A LOOK AT YOUR ALUMINUM FUTURE…WATCH FOR THE KAISER ALUMINUM TELESCOPE
In Tomorrowland—see the Bright Star in the World of Metals—Kaiser Aluminum. There’s a talking knight and a spectacular spaceman to delight the children. A walk through the telescope will take you into an aluminum world of the past, present and future. TOMORROWLAND, DISNEYLAND.
Fission Room, c. 1960s
Niagara Mohawk Progress Center
9 Mile Point, NY
In the Fission Room, the third part of the progress tour, the visitor comes through floating planets and starry clouds of space to study the inner workings of their tiniest components, the atoms. Huge models of a nuclear reactor, a uranium fuel assembly and an animated atom lead to a dazzling panel where moving lights show how energy from the atom’s nucleus is released as heat to become the safe and useful servant of mankind.
Our World, 1955 (a Little Golden Book)
by: Jane Werner Watson
Illustrated by William Sayles