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Science  01 Jun 2012:
Vol. 336, Issue 6085, pp. 1082-1084
DOI: 10.1126/science.336.6085.1082-c

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The Innovative Medicines Initiative has launched a new €220 million collaboration of companies and public partners to combat antimicrobial resistance. Some organisms from sea-floor vent systems may survive long enough on deep-sea submersibles to travel to another undersea spot. The speedy digging strategy of a humble clam may help underwater robots stay parked over the sea floor. And this week's numbers quantify California condors required for delisting under the U.S. Endangered Species Act, the percentage of the U.S. Southern High Plains that won't sustain irrigation within 30 years, and metric tons of carbon dioxide emitted globally in 2011.