Jude's Threshold

A Tapestry Blog of Astrology, Politics, Art, and Social Concerns

Black Holes: A Silent, Secret Essence

Black holes and Edgar Alan Poe, an intriguing combination!


rings_full Rings of X-ray light centered on V404 Cygni, a binary system containing an erupting black hole (dot at center), via https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/nasa-s-hubble-finds-evidence-of-galaxy-star-birth-regulated-by-black-hole-fountain

I.“He had begun by speaking of mines and metals, of gold and diamonds and all precious elements buried deep in the earth, but now, without my knowing how, he had ranged out into the depths of space, and was telling me of quasars and pulsars, of red giants and brown dwarfs and black holes, of heat death and the Hubble constant, of quarks and quirks and multiple infinities. And of dark matter. The universe, according to him, contains a missing mass we cannot see or feel or measure. There is much, much more of it than there is of anything else, and the visible universe, the one that we know, is sparse and puny in comparison. I thought of it, this vast invisible sea of weightless and transparent stuff…

View original post 1,193 more words


Written by Jude Cowell

February 1, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

2 Responses

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. this is an amazing post from Monika, Jude! I’m going to share it on one of my Facebook Pages after I’ve had time to re-read it.

    Liked by 1 person

    Anne Whitaker

    February 1, 2016 at 9:04 pm

Comments are closed.


An eclectic mix of technology, poetry, stuff I find, and my ramblings

Emersion: An Alternative Study of Elective Astrology in Political History

We investigate the hidden and cryptic history of the use of astrology by historical figures and groups.

Zeebra Designs & Destinations

An Artist's Eyes Never Rest


The official blog of NationalEclipse.com

The Coyle Clan

The History & Memories of Coyle Clan-folk & Kin

Princes, Paupers, Pilgrims & Pioneers: Our Predecessors & Me

“There are two lasting bequests we can give our children: One is roots, the other is wings.” Teaching children values and giving them the opportunity to excel are essential to good parenting. However, I feel I must also provide my children (and myself) insight into the ones who came before us: our ancestors whose lives and stories have shaped us into who we are. This is my journey; these are their stories…


Historical novels, films and TV programmes

Shaking the tree

musings on the journey towards knowing and sharing my family's stories

Lost Dudeist Astrology

An Exploration of the Shadow Side of Lost Dudeists Everywhere: Astrology, Tarot, Metaphysics, Tinfoil Hat Conspiracy Stuff, Other Weird Stuff, and sometimes Fertility Goddess Icons (Scantily Dressed Pinup Girls)

All On The Illuminati

For you see, the world is governed by very different personages from what is imagined by those who are not behind the scenes

Moore Genealogy

Fun With Genealogy

Tired and Bored With Myself

Another option for wasting time

The Bone Dresser

...or, Adventures in Genealogy

Mary's Monday Matinee

Discovering the joy of film

Blogala Maho


%d bloggers like this: