Friday, March 5, 2010

"Why Viking Lander, Why the Planet Mars?" a 1976 poem by Ray Bradbury

Thanks to Doc Mars of the amazing French website Mars & la Science Fiction, you can read Ray Bradbury’s beautiful 1976 poem “Why Viking Lander, Why the Planet Mars?” as it originally appeared in the pages of Star*Reach #6, complete with awesome artwork!


Chad said...

I really love the art. Any idea who did that?

Doc Mars said...

Hi Paul,
Thanks for your kind comment.

For Chad:
the drawing is signed "Alex Nin" for i presume the well known comic book artist Alex Nino.