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Science  22 Jun 2012:
Vol. 336, Issue 6088, pp. 1487-1488
DOI: 10.1126/science.336.6088.1487-a

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The United States is back at the top of the supercomputing list. A cleanup of the archives of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency yielded hand-typed correspondence between JTA's founder, Jacob Landau, and Albert Einstein. And this week's numbers quantify the weight of the world's adult human population, funding needed by U.S. research universities to remain the best in the world, and the cash award for the Wellcome Trust Screenwriting Prize.