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Science  04 Nov 2011:
Vol. 334, Issue 6056, pp. 575
DOI: 10.1126/science.334.6056.575-a

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This week's Newsmaker is Peter Thiel, who has launched a program called Breakout Labs to fund "revolutionary" science by do-it-yourself scientists and those with start-up companies that aren't far enough along to attract venture capital.