The intersection of JFK and Brattle streets stands eerily void of traffic on Friday afternoon, following the area-wide Police urgings for citizens to stay indoors. Harvard University was closed this morning due to the manhunt for the Boston Marathon suspect, the third time this academic year that the university has officially closed its doors.
Normally full of tourists and pedestrians, the area around MBTA Harvard Station and Out of Town News is completely vacant on Friday afternoon during what is normally rush hour. Regional police departments urged residents of the Boston area to stay indoors during this emergency.
The ignition of combustible fuel within a soft robot is captured. Researchers in the Whitesides group are using the explosion of the gas to create rapid actuation of the robot allowing it to rapidly jump.
A plow surges through snow-covered streets near the MBTA Green line's Harvard Street Stop in Allston on Friday evening. The blizzard, ostensibly dubbed 'Nemo,' prompted Governor Deval Patrick to declare a state of emergency for the Boston area.
The Patriot's owner Robert Kraft along with JeRod Mayo and Tom Brady welcomed the band to a makeshift stage made on a flatbed truck and presented them with championship balls at their Allston apartment dedication.