Unbeknownst to me on my first solo flight as an astronaut, I drifted dangerously close and was drawn into a black hole in space. This was the last view I can recall seeing – both stars and light appeared to spin, and the spacecraft hull became translucent, disjointed. Then, everything was completely dark.
Well, not really. Actually this design is based on a photograph I shot, looking down through a vintage glass lamp shade balanced atop a brown pottery vase. And, of course, with digital design adjustments.