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Science  02 Nov 2012:
Vol. 338, Issue 6107, pp. 586-587
DOI: 10.1126/science.338.6107.586-b

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In science news around the world this week, the first of the Giant Magellan Telescope's seven mirrors has been cast, Australian scientists are once again being awarded grants, the United Kingdom is fighting a fungal disease that threatens its ash woodlands, European researchers are petitioning their heads of state in an effort to prevent budget cuts, and a new report says the U.S. Department of Defense should consider hiring foreign-born scientists.