The fears of H.P. Lovecraft spawned concepts of cosmic horror, centering around the idea that humanity’s place in the universe means nothing in the face of forces beyond our control.
The late Anne Rice is known for her prolific work as a writer. She is said to have written over 150 million books, with “Interview with the Vampire” being one of the most renowned and the first.
In the year 1845, the British Naval ships HMS Erebus and HMS Terror set out under the command of Captain Sir John Franklin to discover the Northwest Passage in the Arctic. The two ships never returned from the voyage.