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How trash can reveal an urban landscape’s ‘invisible realities’

New assis­tant pro­fessor Dietmar Offen­huber wants to make cities and their infra­struc­tures more leg­ible in order to improve their gov­er­nance. One of his approaches involves tracking the move­ment of garbage.

A special type of celebrity collection

Iconic type­writers once owned by John Lennon, Ernest Hem­ingway, Theodore Kaczynski, and other notable 20th-​​century fig­ures are now on dis­play at Northeastern’s Gallery 360 in a first-​​of-​​its-​​kind exhibit from col­lector and L.A. busi­ness leader Steven Soboroff.