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Science  07 Sep 2012:
Vol. 337, Issue 6099, pp. 1154-1155
DOI: 10.1126/science.337.6099.1154-b

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Around the world this week, Iran is continuing to expand its capacity to build a nuclear weapon and resist international oversight of its atomic program, more neuroscience research and a modernized nuclear arsenal are among the priorities presented in the 2012 Republican Party Platform, drug-resistant TB is on the rise, and science played an unusually large role in the opening ceremony for London's Paralympics.