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Fire Pit Pit stop
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Fire Pit Pit stop

Carl Leahman and Leo Koch make a stop to warm up by the fire pits in Science Center Plaza. Locals bundled up to keep warm as temperatures dropped into the single digits in Cambridge Thursday night.

Painting Myanmar
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Painting Myanmar

People eat hors d’oeuvres and view the work on display at the opening of “Altered State: Painting Myanmar in a Time of Transition.” The gallery, featuring paintings by Burmese artists, went up in CGIS South Concourse Thursday evening.

A Wine and Microbe Affair
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A Wine and Microbe Affair

Harvard affiliates and Cambridge locals watch as microbiology and immunobiology professor Roberto Kolter introduces “Appreciating Wine and the Microbes that Make It”, an outreach event by Harvard’s Microbial Sciences Initiative. Attendees listened to a lecture about the chemical processes involved in winemaking and had the opportunity to taste wine samples at the end of the program.

Adams Dining Hall Returns to Normal
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Adams Dining Hall Returns to Normal

A student places a glass onto the dish return in Adams's dining hall. After a broken pipe interfered with the dining hall’s disher washers, Adams residents were left using plastic cutlery for several days this week.

Fire Pit Pit stop
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Photos of the Day 02.11.16

On Campus

'Rake's' Progresses with Aplomb

“The Rake’s Progress” effectively combined expressive acting, strong musical performances, and technical ingenuity for an entertaining and impressive opera. Aiming high and executing confidently and creatively, the show was truly opera done well.

Oaten Pipes Hydroid
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Oaten Pipes Hydroid

A much-pruned version of its messy referent, our Oaten Pipes Hydroid grows with dainty composure from rigid brown stems, opening into a set of decorous little flowers.

Mardi Bras
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Mardi Bras

Eudora L. Olsen ’17, founder of the Hygiene Campaign at a donation event in Science Center. Her group is dedicated to donating feminine products to homeless women and changing the conversation about menstruation.

From Gloom and Doom to Hope
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From Gloom and Doom to Hope

Jane Lubchenco, administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, discusses recent advancements in sustainable fisheries management and other ocean science and policy.

Colm in Conversation
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Colm in Conversation

Novelist Colm Tóibín in conversation with Senior Lecturer on Fiction Claire Messud as part of the ‘Writers Speak’ series.

Snow Day
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Snow Day

Cambridge local Heather Malkani traverses a snowy Tercentenary Theater as her son rides along on a hand-pulled sled. Parts of Eastern Massachusetts experienced moderate snowfall for much of Monday, with most people traveling in much more conventional manners.

On Campus

'Everywhen' Opens at Harvard Art Museums

The new exhibition "Everywhen: The Eternal Present in Indigenous Art from Australia" opened at the Harvard Art Museums on Feb. 4.

Pneuma(tic) Bodies at the Carpenter Center
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'Pneuma(tic) Bodies' Explores Atmosphere in Sculpture Form

The new Carpenter Center installation "Pneuma(tic) Bodies" explores the body and the space of sculpture.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt – Man of the Year
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Entertains at Hasty Pudding’s Man of the Year Roast

Joseph Gordon-Levitt received Hasty Pudding’s Man of the Year title at a ludicrous roast, teasing the crowd with improv performances and discussing life as an entertainer at the following press conference.

Super Bowl Sunday
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Super Bowl Sunday

Students watch as the Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers with a final score of 24-10 during the Super Bowl on Sunday night. This watch party in Cambridge Queen’s Head was one of many on campus.

Special Teams
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In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
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The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

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A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes