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Science  12 Oct 2012:
Vol. 338, Issue 6104, pp. 176
DOI: 10.1126/science.338.6104.176-b

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In science news around the world this week, the Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder, which comprises 36 12-meter-diameter antennas, was completed last week in Western Australia; an expert panel has dismissed as "inconclusive" a controversial study claiming to find that rats fed genetically modified maize developed tumors at a higher rate than control animals; and disgraced Dutch psychologist Diederik Stapel is under investigation by Dutch prosecutors.