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The Great Balloon Hack

Members of MIT’s Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity had, in classic MIT engineering fashion, crafted a technological masterpiece: a Freon-driven hydraulic balloon device that they wired into an empty circuit breaker under the field.

MIT
MIT

'Consumer Guide to MIT Men'

FM takes a look back at the 1977 "Consumer Guide to MIT Men," a sexually explicit ranking of male MIT students.

International Women's Day on the Radio
On Campus

International Women's Day on the Radio

Madge Kaplan speaks fondly of her experiences working on a 24-hour radio show showcasing women’s voices on International Women’s Day during the 80s, while Kate Rushin, Eileen Bolinsky, Melanie Berzon, and Anita McFadden smile in remembrance.

Harvard in the City

HUBweek Events Highlight Boston-Area Innovation

Sponsored in part by Harvard, HUBweek is a week-long festival that aims to educate Boston residents about new ideas that companies and individuals in the city are developing

Harvard in the City

Virtual Reality Event Highlights New Platforms, Applications

A public event sponsored by the Harvard Innovation Lab for the second annual HUBweek allowed participants to try out new virtual reality technology and hear from industry representatives.

City Politics

City Approves MIT-Proposed Kendall Square Renovation

Following six years of negotiations and public meetings, the Cambridge City Planning Board approved MIT’s plans for a massive renovation of Kendall Square that aims to revitalize the area and attract more research companies.

More From Divest
MIT

Divest Harvard Members Support Fossil Free MIT Sit-In

Members of Divest Harvard have shown support and offered protest models for Fossil Free MIT, a student activist group that recently completed a 116-day sit-in to urge the MIT administration to end its investment in the fossil fuel industry.

Junot Diaz Kirkland
Kirkland

Junot Diaz Kirkland

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and MIT professor Junot Diaz speaks at Kirkland House on Saturday, March 7.

Battlecode MIT Event
Scrutiny

Battlecode MIT Event

Bulletin Board at MIT
Scrutiny

Bulletin Board at MIT

The Alchemist
Scrutiny

The Alchemist

Outside the Student Center at MIT stands the Alchemist, a sculpture commissioned by an anonymous alumnus for the school’s 150th anniversary.

Battlecode
Scrutiny

Battlecode

At MIT’s Battlecode competition, founded in 2001, teams create computer programs which control every decision made during a round, with the goal of defeating the other team’s “archons”.

MIT Construction
Scrutiny

MIT Construction

A crane stands in a construction site by MIT’s “Great Dome” of its McLaurin Building. A new research building is being added to MIT’s campus, set to open in 2018.