View of the encampment of German and Roman armies
View of the battle formation, encampment and entrenchment of German and Roman armies in ancient Germany. Roman legions with eagles, cavalry and barracks. From Andrea Palladio's illustrations to Julius Caesar's Commentaries, 1575. Schiere ed accampamenti de Germani e dei Romani. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by Antonio Verico from Giulio Ferrario's Costumes Ancient and Modern of the Peoples of the World, Il Costume Antico e Moderno, Florence, 1844
An infographic dated 26 May 1961 of NASA?s proposed Nov?
An infographic dated 26 May 1961 of NASA?s proposed Nova space launch vehicle which clustered the boosters of the Saturn C-3 and was capable of sending a three-man spacecraft on to the Moon plus 20tons of supplies and equipment to support a manned lunar station. With a nuclear third stage it could orbit Mars and return to Earth. Date: 1961
© The Royal Aeronautical Society (National Aerospace Library)/Mary Evans Picture Library
The solar system
The solar system.. The solar system, showing the sun, Mercury, Venus, the earth, Mars, Juno, Pallas, Ceres, Jupiter, Saturn, the Georgian planet (Uranus) and Vesta (asteroid). Copperplate engraving by Wilson Lowry from Abraham Rees Cyclopedia or Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1820
© Florilegius / Mary Evans