It always was. It always was because somethingness cannot spawn from nothingness. And in the was of the past there is the forever of the now. Only now. Only now and nothing new, for anything new would add to the infinite, yet there can only be one infinite. Only one. The universe is only becoming something new in the delusion of our minds. This delusion that makes life worth living in our perceived universe becoming.
Yes, I apologize that the photo doesn't quite do it justice, but you can see the wax in the upper chamber where it transitions from wax to FUD in the photo "Hm, I'm so hungry I could eat an entire cow. Gerard, fire up the printer!"