Are structure and entropy truly opposites of one another? Or, like space-time, are they so intimately linked as to be essentially inseparable? This image, “Formation”, is one way of looking at this pair of seeming opposites. This may be a planet being formed or it may be one in the throes of destruction. As the “Lion King” teaches us, the circle of life means that our elements pass from one kind of life to another… the same elements that once made up the stars.