News of the Week

Random Sample

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  18 Jan 2013:
Vol. 339, Issue 6117, pp. 256-258
DOI: 10.1126/science.339.6117.256-c

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution

Summary

The White House has announced it will not be building the Death Star, the famous Star Wars orbiting weapons system; a giant squid has been caught on film; researchers determined why yellow jacket and bumblebee wings are both successful; and scientists have explored ways to introduce healthy gut bacteria to those with Clostridium difficile via a "fecal transplant."