Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960

For the weekend: vintage science art from the backs of books in LIFE Magazine's Science Library, published throughout the 1960s by Time Inc. See also: this set of minimalist science posters by graphic designer Kazumasa Nagai, also featured in the magazine's 60s Science Library.

Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960

Health and Disease © 1965 Time Inc.

Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960
The Mind © 1964 Time Inc.

Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960
The Cell © 1964 Time Inc.

Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960
Sound and Hearing © 1965 Time Inc.

Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960
Man and Space © 1964 Time Inc.

Beautiful Minimalist Science Graphics, c. 1960
Planets © 1966 Time Inc.

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