Monster Black Hole Surrounded by Ring of Stars

NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has imaged this coiled galaxy with an eye-like object at its center. The ‘eye’ at the center of the galaxy is actually a monstrous black hole surrounded by a ring of stars.



Silent Lucidity: Active Dream States and the Otherworldly

Many people will tell you, when it comes to remembering their dreams, that only bits and fragments will emerge; aside from this, there is, in essence, really very little else that manages to break through to the human mind of the waking hours. On the other hand, there are also many who will state that in addition to being able to recall their dreams, some of them are incredibly vivid, with a number of interesting elements that spill over into the realms of the active imagination, where one can actually control aspects of the dream; in essence, the dreamer is aware of the fact that they are dreaming.