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Science  04 Nov 2016:
Vol. 354, Issue 6312, pp. 530-532
DOI: 10.1126/science.354.6312.530

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In science news around the world, countries agree to create the world’s largest marine reserve in Antarctic waters, the International Maritime Organization plans to require large cargo ships to record and report their fuel consumption, U.S. students show an improvement on a national science test, the Thirty Meter Telescope has a backup site in the Canary Islands, more than 1000 Turkish academics at public universities are fired, and more. Also, a fossil hunter’s find turns out to be the first known fossil of a dinosaur brain. And Science chats with the winner of the 2016 Science/AAAS Dance Your Ph.D. contest.