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Science  30 Mar 2012:
Vol. 335, Issue 6076, pp. 1551-1552
DOI: 10.1126/science.335.6076.1551-b

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This month, glaciologist Matt Nolan of the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, won a grant from the National Science Foundation to start digitizing and preserving about 100,000 large-format aerial photographs of glaciers in Alaska, Canada, and Washington state taken between 1960 and 1995. A team of Brazilian researchers has taken the lab into the dojo to study the energy requirements of the Japanese art of judo. And this week's numbers quantify the amount of ultraviolet laser light delivered to the target chamber of the National Ignition Facility and the amount pledged to boost science and engineering research in U.K. universities.