This pic is an overlay of an image from Greg Egan on the AMS blog VisualInsight on top of one I created several years ago for the quasicrystal wikipedia page.
It uses my E8-H4 folding matrix to project E8 vertices to several interesting objects. The 5 dimensional 5-cube (Penteract) and the related 3D the Rhombic-Triacontahedron, as well as this 2D overlay on the Ho-Mg-Zn electron diffraction pattern.
E8 vertices projected to 2D pentagonal projection
5-cube in 3D
6-cube edges projected to the Rhombic-Triacontahedron using 3 of 4 rows of my E8-H4 folding matrix.
Rhombic-Triacontahedron with inner edges removed
The Boerdijk-Coxeter helix is also related to these structures through the Golden Ratio.
Edges on the outer ring of the E8 Petrie projection related to Boerdijk-Coxeter helix.
Same as above in 3D with the tetrahedral cell faces and 3D vertex shape-color-size based on quantum particle parameters from a theoretical physics model.
Same as above also showing the inner E8 ring Boerdijk-Coxeter helix.