Dreams and the Architecture of Lichfield Cathedral, UK

Lichfield Cathedral

The Choir of Lichfield Cathedral looking south westerly towards the Nave

Introduction to the history of Lichfield Cathedral

The West facade of Lichfield Cathedral, view from close to the entrance of Erasmus Darwin’s botanic garden

Dreams

A Dream more real than the reality itself by Marc Chagall (1887–1985)

Adam sleeps in the Garden of Eden

The Garden of Earthly Delights, The Earthly Paradise (Garden of Eden), detail, by Hieronymous Bosch c. 1480–1505

Jacob, angels and dreams

Jacob Wrestling an Angel by Leon Bonnat (1876)
Jacob’s Ladder by William Blake (c. 1805)
Single-photon images of higher order Orbital Angular Momentum states (upper row) and superposition states (lower row). Each mode can be used to increase the dimensionality of the qudit state, for example, the subset modes in the upper row from −1ħ to +3ħ could describe a five-dimensional state. Reference: Twisted photons: new quantum perspectives in high dimensions. Erhard et al. Light Science and Applications. 7, (2018)
An intergalactic image of the cosmic flow of galaxies around the Milky Way (central) with red galaxies moving away and blue towards (with thanks to Nature)

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