A vortex is an area of concentrated energy that can act as a portal for
spirits traveling between the spirit world and this world.
When one encounters a vortex they may feel a range of sensations
from a slight tingling on the exposed skin, to a vibration emanating
from the ground. Most often a vortex is felt by
an overwhelming sensation across the back of the neck and across the
In Paranormal terms, a 'vortex' is a manifestation of energy, often
associated with Ghosts and Spirits. There are a lot of theories
regarding the exact nature of this phenomenon, some believe a vortex to
be a gateway to the Spirit world, through which Spirits can travel,
while others class them alongside Orbs, as manifestations of Spirits.
Within branches of computer science
and social science a 'vortex' is localized web portal which has been
customized, modified and populated with specific information which fits
some particular demographics of a physical area or geographical location
within consensual reality. The vortex is a combination of web-accessible
databases contain pictures, video and text descriptions of locations as
well as real-time, on-line VOIP and webcam systems. In this sense, a
'vortex' can be viewed as portal between CyberSpace and RealSpace.
A hacker and a bookstore owner consider
the word 'Vortex' to be synonymous with 'The Edge.'