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Science  18 Aug 2017:
Vol. 357, Issue 6352, pp. 628-629
DOI: 10.1126/science.357.6352.628

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In science news around the world, scientists march in India to call for more research funding, a South Korean researcher who was enmeshed in a stem cell scandal a decade ago resigns from a newly created government position, Canada establishes a vast marine conservation area in the High Arctic, a highly regarded advocate for science is convicted of financial misdemeanors in Egypt, and more. Also, researchers find signs of the parasite that causes Chagas disease in U.S. government dogs working on the Texas-Mexico border. And citizen scientists gear up to study the total solar eclipse that will sweep across the United States on 21 August.