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Science  23 Nov 2012:
Vol. 338, Issue 6110, pp. 1014-1015
DOI: 10.1126/science.338.6110.1014-b

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In science news around the world this week, environmental restoration projects and scientific research will get a major windfall from the BP oil spill fine; scientists lobbied the E.U. presidents to prevent budget cuts; South Asian vulture populations are recovering; a generous gift has breathed new life into the search for extraterrestrial intelligence; California has launched a cap-and-trade system; and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria hired a new executive director, fired its inspector general, and made a controversial decision about financing malaria drugs.