Publication An MIT Alumni Association Publication slice Topics Research Alumni Life Campus Culture Video Podcast About Keywords Sort by RelevanceDate Research Alumni Life Campus Culture Video Podcast About Breadcrumb alum.mit.edu Photo of the Week Photo of the Week by Tamas Kolos SM ’13 Photo of the Week by Tamas Kolos SM ’13 Dec 23, 2017 Alan Scott slice.mit.edu Filed Under Photo of the Week A night of star gazing near Mt. Monadnock, waiting for the perseid meteor shower (© Tamas Kolos). Tamas Kolos is a PhD candidate at the International Center for Air Transportation (ICAT) at MIT, currently living in Boston. See more of his work on his website. View other alumni photos of the week. Filed Under Photo of the Week Log in to post comments Next Up Previous Article Studying the Humble Clam Leads to Environmental Work Dec 22, 2017 Alice Waugh slice.mit.edu Joan Ruderman’s lifelong enthusiasm for developmental biology shines through, whether she’s talking about studying the reproductive habits of the humble clam or discussing the surprising effects of plastics components. Next Article Tech Reunions: Join Your MIT Family June 8–10: 5th–45th Reunions June 7–10: 50th–70th Reunions More Photo of the Week Photo of the Week by Brian Chan ’02, SM ’04, PhD ’09 Photo of the Week by Irina Medvedev SM ’01 Photo of the Week by Ayush Bhandari SM ’14 Photo of the Week by Owen Franken ’68 Photo of the Week by Aarthy Adityan SM ’14 Photo of the Week by Yu-Hsin Chen SM ’13 Related Articles Alumni Books Podcast: The Big Ones Video: You know you went to MIT if . . . Organizing for Fiber-Optic Broadband—and a Fully Connected Future—in Rural Vermont Do Re MIT ClassPass Boosts Access to Exercise Studios Why do our bodies make boogers?