Samples, from The Nostromo Files. 

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Astro-cartography proceeds apace here as I work to update The Nostromo Files website.  Striving for that “wonderfully retro” look, with which the site has been praised, sometimes proves harder than imagined.

Here we have our current versions of graphics illustrating Nostromo’s flight plan.  They are an admixture of 70s-era graphics (crafted by the cutting-edge computer geniuses George Mallen and Brian Wyvill) with a bit into a more modern look:

Below, you see the previous incarnations of these graphics. These charts were used in the original The Nostromo Files website, circa 1990.

Stay tuned for more.  I’ll share samples as I make progress…

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