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I love every track on there except for “Goblin”, which is still a very good track. It’s hard for me to find any overbearing faults with this album. It’s that good.

Very true, Mikael Akerfeldt has certainly upped the game in terms of vocals and song writing on this album.

the-raven-that-refused-to-sing replied to your post: Just bought my ticket to see Opeth in …

Omg, I’m just so jealous! xD But I wish you an awesome concert!!! Maybe some day I also will have the chance to see them live… hopefully ^^

Thank you :) After hearing the new album I can’t wait! I’ve been trying to see an Opeth gig for nearly 15 years! Hopefully you will get to see them soon.

ennish replied to your post: Just bought my ticket to see Opeth in …

They’re coming to my state in December, but I won’t be able to see them. :/ You should have an awesome time, given how amazing the new album is.

Ah that’s a shame you can’t see them. It’s sooooo prog!!! Thank you. My two personal favourite tracks so far have to be River and Faith In Others

Just bought my ticket to see Opeth in london!! Fuck yeahhhh!!!!

vacilandoelmundo:

“So you’re made of detritus [from exploded stars]. Get over it. Or better yet, celebrate it. After all, what nobler thought can one cherish than that the universe lives within us all?”

―Neil deGrasse Tyson

These photos are on the shortlist for Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014, a competition and exhibition run by the Royal Observatory Greenwich. The winning images will be posted here on September 18.

ennish:

A full stream of the album for your listening pleasure. :)

I’ve been felling pretty ill for the past few days, I think the only cure is Japanese green tea ice cream and a marathon of Community.

I’ve been felling pretty ill for the past few days, I think the only cure is Japanese green tea ice cream and a marathon of Community.

tooweirdto-live-toorareto-die:

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poison-for-a-fairy:

Loving Pale Communion (♥ω♥ ) ~♪

I’m just listening to it now, It’s sounding great so far! :)

naavart:

Steven Wilson - The raven that refused to sing
Little tribute!

This as a poster would be awesome!

naavart:

Steven Wilson - The raven that refused to sing

Little tribute!

This as a poster would be awesome!

zerostatereflex:

Detailed View of a Solar Eclipse Corona 
"Only in the fleeting darkness of a total solar eclipse is the light of the solar corona easily visible."

zerostatereflex:

Detailed View of a Solar Eclipse Corona

"Only in the fleeting darkness of a total solar eclipse is the light of the solar corona easily visible."

tiredmomentsintopleasure:

I don’t know if I am becoming more aware or cynical

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seethestarsablaze:

vmagazine:

Italian contemporary artist Livio Scarpella series ‘Ghost Underground’  (Bless Soul / Soul Damned) : Inspired by the works of Rococo sculptor Antonio Corradini’s (1668-1752) veiled ladies.

These are unreal.

ohstarstuff:

Searching for Life in Our Solar System


EUROPA

Scientists expect that Europa may have more liquid water than in all of Earth’s oceans. It has all the elements thought to be key for the origin of life: water, energy, and organic chemicals, the carbon-containing building blocks of life. Unlike Earth though, Europa’s vast, salty seas lie beneath roughly 10 miles of ice. Not only is it difficult to get a probe beneath this icy armor, but Europa’s oceans are darker than a cave — which means photosynthesis won’t work. However, something down there may subsist on geothermal heat or complex molecules from the surface. http://bit.ly/1trVzvX

NASA says it’s setting aside $25 million for designing scientific instruments to address questions about the habitability of Europa, an ice-covered moon of Jupiter. A Europa probe that could be launched in the 2020s. http://nbcnews.to/1pU2JJe

TITAN
Titan is Saturn’s largest moon and the only world in the solar system (besides Earth) known to sport liquid lakes. These are lakes of ethane and methane — liquid natural gas — endlessly topped up by hydrocarbon rain. Despite the odd ingredients and Titan’s extremely cold temperatures (minus 290 Fahrenheit, or minus 179 Celsius), it is a world where chemistry’s a happening enterprise. It’s so cold that water ice is rock-hard—in fact, the rocks littering the moon’s surface are made from water. Water is everywhere on Titan, but it’s locked in a state that’s inaccessible for life-sustaining chemistries. On Titan, scientists would most likely be looking for bizarre life. Life that, instead of being water-based, uses liquid hydrocarbons as a solvent. Yet if life is found, it could demonstrate a different way in which it could begin and populate the cosmos.

CALLISTO
Like its more celebrated neighbor Europa, scientists suggest that Callisto’s interior contains a salty ocean separated by ice layers, with a rocky seafloor underlying everything. The likely presence of an ocean within Callisto leaves open the possibility that it could sustain life. Because of its low radiation levels, Callisto has long been considered a suitable place among the Galilean moons for future exploration. http://bit.ly/1pra4Qx

GANYMEDE
The largest moon in the solar system, Ganymede, may feature liquid oceans layered between vast sheets of ice. Studies suggest that there may be a layer of salty water directly on top of Ganymede’s rocky core. Chemical interactions between rock and water could lead to the formation of life. http://cnn.it/1q8jCj2

VENUS
Venus, with its scorching surface temperatures (850 F, or 454 C). The planet is generally assumed to be unlivable but some scientists believe that high in the Venusian atmosphere where temperatures are more tolerable atmospheric sulfur dioxide and carbon monoxide might serve as food for floating microbes. http://bit.ly/1l3sWVo

MARS
Mars remains popular for those hunting for otherworldly life. In 2013, scientists identified sulfur, nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen, phosphorus and carbon - some of the key chemical ingredients for life - in the powder Curiosity drilled out of a sedimentary rock near an ancient stream bed in Gale Crater. Also, particularly intriguing are the dark stripes that appear in the Martian summertime at Horowitz crater. These are likely to be salty meltwater only inches beneath Mars’ dusty top layer.

ENCELADUS
In 2005, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft photographed geysers of frozen water spewing from cracks in Enceladus’ southern hemisphere. Scientists think reservoirs of liquid water lie beneath the frozen surface and are warmed by gravitational interactions between Enceladus and other moons around Saturn. http://bit.ly/1pZu0bf


(Credit: List compiled from Space.com “6 Most Likely Places for Alien Life in the Solar System”)