The MIT Media Lab has won the 2012 Harleston Parker Medal for “Most Beautiful” new building in Boston. Design by Maki & Associates, with Leers Weinzapfel Associates. The prize was awarded yesterday. Shown here, two interior views.
The start of the Boston Marathon, Hopkinton, MA. Left, from 10 ft up, on a ladder. Right, 800 ft up from a small helicopter. The runners are crowded at the start, and moving slowly downhill; 26.2 miles to Boston.