Strange Adventures #59

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1955
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Unknown
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12240

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Ark From Planet X! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction; mystery

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #19 ([March 1956?])
The Ark from Planet X
Show/hide 1. The Ark From Planet X Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 2. Science Says You're Wrong if you Believe That-- (Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

From GCD
in DC Super Stars (DC, 1976 series) #10 (December 1976)

Notes

Information on actual target of a rocket fired at New York, fish growth, sleeping like a log, the giraffe's front legs.

Show/hide 3. The Super-Athletes From Outer Space Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 4. Amazing Ratios (Amazing Ratios) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

From GCD
in Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #234 (January-February 1972)

Notes

Information on the weight of air, water removed by evaporation, size of stars, producing radium from pitchblende.

Show/hide 5. Never Underestimate a New Idea (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Teen
Show/hide 6. Legacy From The Future Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
France Herron
Art
Carmine Infantino
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
Show/hide 7. Spotlight on Science (Spotlight on Science) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spotlight on Science
Genre
Fact

Notes

Includes "Star Gazers!", "The Science of Color!" and "Alternating or Direct?"

Show/hide 8. The World That Vanished Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Art
Sy Barry
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #64 ([January 1968?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35409

Entry created

  • 24/12/2007

Cover added

  • 13/02/2010

Index completed

  • 13/02/2010

Last updated

  • 25/01/2009