I’m with the alien.
Astounding Science Fiction, January, 1959. Published by Street & Smith Publications (New York). The head editor at the time was John W. Campbell, Jr.
Fantastic Four #205, April 1979
Keith Pollard, Joe Sinnott, and Marv Wolfman
Looks just like a scene from the movie Forbidden Planet (1956) where they are touring the Krell city. http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_CdocFnegjE0/TQE4f8dPiQI/AAAAAAAAB9o/rnVJ_30VT6g/s1600/forbiddenplanet_krelunderground.png
I have no idea what’s going on
Congrats, we have reached a period of time where there is a generation that does not remember the first memes.