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Christopher A. Maynor—The Tech
Veggie Galaxy, a vegan diner and bakery, is now open in Central square.
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The Gifford City bridge is modeled after the Harvard Bridge, featuring Smoot marks.
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Molds used to cast the bridge across the Green River on top of the final display, which is detailed with hand-laid tracks.
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A protester at Occupy Boston tries to capture what he sees as the absurdity of the state of the nation by being absurd and ironic himself.
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Occupy Boston protesters organize into small groups for discussion. By 8 p.m. on Friday, approximately 2000 people had arrived at Dewey Square for the event.
kit Haines Members of the Rude Marching Orchestra, a radical marching band from New York, supported the protesters at Occupy Boston on Friday by making music that everyone could hear.
Christopher A. Maynor—The Tech
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A scene in Middle Heights, which is located in the middle of one of the helical portions of the track.
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The Gifford City turntable allows trains to be stationed in the roundhouse when not in use.
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Scooterdude, angry with the lack of media coverage for Occupy Wall Street, tries to spread the message of the protests in New York. He can often be found riding or windsurfing his scooter around Boston.
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Tragedy befalls the poor people of Gifford City, which is modeled after Boston.
JOHN A. HAWKINSON—The Tech
Dumbing down MIT? Smart Street, amidst the new Novartis campus off of Mass. Ave., is closed indefinitely for future construction. Construction is expected to begin in earnest next year.
joseph maurer—The Tech
Admissions Counselor Chris Peterson directs a new MIT Admissions video — a tour of MIT led by Tim the Beaver set to, and incorporating motifs from, the song “Pure Imagination.”
Christopher A. Maynor—The Tech
Veggie Galaxy, a vegan diner and bakery, is now open in Central square.