Research shows the success of a bacterial community depends on its shape.
The MIT Employees' Federal Credit Union offices are collection points for donations to the Toys for Tots Program sponsored by the US Marine Corps. Toys for Tots has a long tradition of providing toys to needy children during the December holiday season.
Anyone wishing to help out should bring a new toy (not wrapped) to the credit union in Rm E19-437 on the MIT campus or Building A, Room 100 at Lincoln Laboratory no later than Monday, November 30.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on November 25, 1998.