The Modernist Nerd: Vintage Science Ads from the 1950s and 1960s

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I blundered across this link to adverts for scientific equipment and technology which I though you might enjoy. I’m not completely sure what some of these advertisements are for, but they are really gorgeous pieces of graphic design, and strongly reminiscent of sci-fi paperback covers of the 50’s.

The Modernist Nerd: Vintage Science Ads from the 1950s and 1960s | Brain Pickings.

If you have time, also check out the link to the Nerd tattoos in this article – some are quite stunning!

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2 thoughts on “The Modernist Nerd: Vintage Science Ads from the 1950s and 1960s

  1. You stumbled on one of my favorite sites (Brain Pickings), but I hadn’t seen this post yet – very cool!

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