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The $1K house prototype in Sichuan, China, actually ended up costing $6K, but the building was 30 percent bigger than originally planned.
Katie Bodner—The Tech
Freshmen on the Women’s Volleyball team decorated Rockwell Cage with wacky posters to motivate the team on senior night.
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Kate (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) and Sander (Ulrich Thomsen) examine a mysterious something in “The Thing.”
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Satto Tonegawa ’15.
Situation for Noon Eastern Time, Friday, October 28, 2011
Andy Liang, Ian Gorodisher — The Tech
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Arthur Ganson’s “Margot’s Other Cat” adds a touch of humor to Gestural Engineering, on view at the MIT Museum.
Sarah Ritter— THE TECH
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Lech Majewski’s The Mill and the Cross blends painting and real life.
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Detail of the coupled gear systems in “Machine with 11 Scraps of Paper” from Arthur Ganson’s Gestural Engineering exhibit.
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Yung Ho Chang and Ying chee Chui designed a $1K house prototype based on a single module with branching rectangular rooms.
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Joseph Maurer—The Tech
A water pipe broke under the Main Lot, between Buildings 3 and 5, shortly before 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 26. Water pressure cracked and lifted the asphalt in the middle of the parking lot, and overwhelmed the drains near the driveway under the Infinite Corridor in building 7. A pipe in the same lot burst in August, 2010, though that flooding was more substantial and took longer to subside. The water subsided about two hours after the initial flooding. Researchers at the Rohsenow Heat and Mass Transfer Laboratory, immediately next to the flooded driveway in the basement of the Infinite, expressed concern that waves from cars driving through would flood their lab — as happened in 2010.
Christopher A. Maynor—The Tech
The season’s first flakes of snow float through the lights shining over Steinbrenner Stadium on Wednesday night.
Donna Coveney—MIT News Office
Robert J. Silbey talks at MacVicar Day in 2005.