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Science  19 Oct 2007:
Vol. 318, Issue 5849, pp. 380-383
DOI: 10.1126/science.318.5849.380

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Summary

When nations vie for massive international scientific facilities, science can take a back seat to politics and even sheer chance. Dealmakers say there's no magic formula for getting things right.