Logical choice

August 22, 1997

Leonard Nimoy, aka Star Trek's Mr Spock, will host an MIT Media Lab symposium in October. Antithesis knows this because it has been sent a pair of shoelaces to prove it.

Confused? So would Spock be in your position. Ploughing through MIT's website is not much help either - the diary only goes up to May 1997. But the symposium is likely to be one of those geek get-togethers, with lots of William Gibson wannabees in evidence. And the shoelaces? A label on the MIT package says: "Shoelaces $1 Promotional not for resale."

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments