Research shows the success of a bacterial community depends on its shape.
ROTC held its annual Tri-Service Presidential Pass-in-Review last Friday with Institute Professor John Deutch as the reviewing officer and speaker. The ceremony honored the late US Navy Captain George Street III, recipient of the Medal of Honor for service in World War II. Above, the US Navy Band passes by a small group of protesters with signs referring to the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy, which conflicts with MIT's policy of nondiscrimination.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on May 3, 2000.