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NASA’s Awesome Graphics Standards Manual Is Now Free To Download

Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons | Article Link | Liz Stinson

Last week, we told you the dramatic story of the rise and fall of “the worm,” NASA’s glorious logo from the 1970s. Its reappearance in the public eye was prompted by a Kickstarter campaign from Pentagram designers Hamish Smyth and Jesse Reed, who are looking to reissue the NASA Graphics Standards Manual, a 90-page document filled with illustrations and writings that outlined how NASA should implement the worm and its accompanying graphic system.