Students in Introduction to the Visual Arts (4.301) recently had to create public space that transformed into something else. This game of Twister in Lobby 7 fit the bill (as well as being a good tension-breaker during finals), as passersby stopped and wrapped around each other, their positions growing more precarious with each spin of the color dial. Photo / Donna Coveney
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on December 15, 1999.
With over 200 published papers, multiple books, and countless media appearances, Emanuel’s 41 years at MIT have been marked by influential research into hurricane formation and climate change outreach.