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30 Doradus, Tarantula Nebula. Astronomers using data from NASA’s Hubble have caught two clusters full of massive stars that may be in the early stages of merging. The 30 Doradus Nebula is 170,000 ly from Earth. What at first was thought to be only one cluster in the core of the massive star-forming region has been found to be a composite of two clusters that differ in age by about 1-M yrs

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On October 3, 1849, Poe was found delirious and in distress on the streets of Baltimore. He died 4 days later on October 7. Adding to the mystery of Poe's death, a visitor affectionately known as the "Poe Toaster" paid homage to Poe's grave annually beginning in 1949 with 3 red roses and a bottle of cognac. As the tradition carried on for more than 60 years, it is likely that the Poe Toaster was actually several individuals.

Edgar Allan Poe Original Grave by Bulephotography on deviantART