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Science  06 Apr 2012:
Vol. 336, Issue 6077, pp. 16-17
DOI: 10.1126/science.336.6077.16-b

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In science news around the world this week, two leaders of the collaboration that suggested that neutrinos could travel faster than the speed of light have stepped down; the National Research Council says politicians need to make "hard decisions" about priorities for water use in the California Bay delta; the U.K. Biobank is open for business; Canada's new budget will mean heightened competition for rank-and-file scientists but leaves unchanged the overall amount of money available for research grants; and the terrorism trial of particle physicist Adlène Hicheur has ended.