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Science  11 Jan 2013:
Vol. 339, Issue 6116, pp. 124-125
DOI: 10.1126/science.339.6116.124-b

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In science news around the world this week, 74 Chinese cities began measuring concentrations of harmful particulate matter, a Chinese government regulation toughening penalties for academic fraud took effect, the company that owned the Deepwater Horizon agreed to pay $1.4 billion, the U.S. Supreme Court has rejected a case challenging government-funded research on human embryonic stem cells, and more.