POP CULTURE PULSAR  
POP CULTURE PULSAR
Peter Saville

POP CULTURE PULSAR: ORIGIN STORY OF JOY DIVISION'S 'UNKNOWN PLEASURES' ALBUM COVER

Peter Saville's seminal album cover was featured in The Scientific American (18 February 2015). Writer Jen Christiansen tracks the orgin of the famous image. Saville explains, the cover is directly linked to a figure in The Cambridge Encyclopaedia of Astronomy (1977 edition)—a stacked plot of radio signals from a pulsar.

For the full article, visit the The Scientific American