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Sam Range—The Tech
Professor Hiroshi Ishii, Associate Director of the Media Lab and head of the Tangible Media Group, returns a volley in a game of table tennis during opening-day tours of the Media Lab extension. The table is equipped with object tracking and a projector, which projects fish onto the table that swarm to where the ball lands.
David M. Templeton—The Tech
Central Bottle’s storefront display of wine bottles courts pedestrians along Massachusetts Avenue.
Sam Range—The Tech
William Lark G from the Media Lab’s Smart Cities Group shows visitors a scale model of the foldable CityCar. The Media Lab extension (E14) can display larger models than the old Media Lab (E15) could accommodate.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Kathryn Bigelow was the triumph of the night, becoming the first woman to win best director while beating out ex-husband James Cameron. The Hurt Locker won six Oscars, including best picture.
Peter H. Rigano
Despite looking too young to have heard of Kim Deal or Ira Kaplan, lead vocalist and guitarist for Surfer Blood Jean Paul Pitts wears his 90’s rock influences on his sleeve.
Arfa Aijazi—The Tech
David W. Miliband SM ’90, British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, delivered the 2010 Compton Lecture in Kresge Auditorium on Wednesday.
Jessica Liu—The Tech
Chancellor Phillip L. Clay PhD ’75, Dean for Student Life Chris Colombo, and Dean for Undergraduate Education Daniel E. Hastings PhD ’80 answer questions about dining, housing, and the budget during a UA Senate meeting on Monday.
Robin L. Dahan—The Tech
Courtesy of Summit Pictures Entertainment
Remember Me is a surprisingly thought-provoking look at family tensions. Robert Pattinson shows he is more than a vampire.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Sandra Bullock won best actress for her turn in football drama The Blind Side. She looked like a winner too, in her golden Marchesa gown.
David M. Templeton—The Tech
The helpful and knowledgeable staff can help you make a food or drink selection, and in the case of cheeses, provide you with near-infinite free samples.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
In dazzling fashion, Neil Patrick Harris opened the night with dance moves and a shiny sequined tuxedo.