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Science  26 May 2000:
Vol. 288, Issue 5470, pp. 1295
DOI: 10.1126/science.288.5470.1295d

Taking a position. Part of a Canadian bioethics project, this new site is building an international database of statements, guidelines, and reports on everything from tissue banks to gene therapy. You'll find scores of documents such as a recent Human Genome Organisation statement on DNA patents and Japanese guidelines on genetic testing at

Filling it out.Bio. Met., Kobe J. Med. Sci. MGG, Wildl. Monogr., Dis. Mon.: If these and other biological journal abbreviations are driving you up the wall, flee here to look up the full names of hundreds of journals in English and other languages.

Hands-on astronomy. Pacific astronomers culled the best of astronomy education sites to compile this annotated list of activities for K-12 students, from building a galaxy to using clay to explore how shadows create the face on Mars.

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