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Science  30 Nov 2012:
Vol. 338, Issue 6111, pp. 1132-1134
DOI: 10.1126/science.338.6111.1132-b

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In science news around the world this week, Biosphere 2 launched a key watershed experiment, dengue fever has sickened more than 1300 people on Madeira, hunters have killed an estimated 10 wolves from Yellowstone National Park, the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas agreed to consider explicitly including shark conservation in its mandate, four more cases of a new coronavirus have been confirmed, a neurologist has been implicated in an insider trading case, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array has appointed French astronomer Pierre Cox as its new director, and European researchers still don't know how much money they will have to spend in the coming years.