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Science  02 Sep 2011:
Vol. 333, Issue 6047, pp. 1204-1205
DOI: 10.1126/science.333.6047.1204-b

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In science news around the world this week, polio has returned to China for the first time in more than a decade, the price tag of the James Webb Space Telescope has risen to $8 billion, Italy lacks funds to interpret data from its new telescope, an icebreaker deal will keep Antarctic research afloat, and Russia has postponed a crewed mission to the International Space Station.