By now you’ve all seen that “first photo of a black hole.”1
Of course, after that black hole photo, Lord of the Rings fans have drawn rather obvious comparisons based on color palette.
But you may not have seen this meme. Live, at the speed of internet (I saw it at the Middle-earth: Tolkien’s Legendarium page):
- Which I imagine wasn’t a photo per se. Previously these images have turned out to be a composite, or computer imaging derived from scientific measurements of a possible object. ↩