I was walking down State Street in Madison after sunset when a pillar of light in the lobby of Cesar Pelli's Overture Center for the Arts caught my eye. I went in and got a belated look at their holiday decoration, a pillar of light ascending to the atrium dome. It had a science fiction feel to it.
Beam me up, Scotty!
Ascending to the Starship Enterprise.
Caught in the Chronosynclastic Infundibulum.