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Science  22 Dec 2017:
Vol. 358, Issue 6370, pp. 1510-1512
DOI: 10.1126/science.358.6370.1510

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In science news around the world, investigators find Ebola survivors who retain lifelong immunity to the disease, and Australian astronomers publish a detailed map of the southern sky. The National Institutes of Health lifts a pause on funding certain studies about dangerous viruses and revises a plan to target grants to young and midcareer researchers. Scientific groups protest a death sentence given in Iran to an academic convicted of spying. The Salk Institute for Biological Studies lets go a senior female professor who sued it for gender discrimination. Plus, a director describes his new fictional film about the life of the hunter-gatherer known as Ötzi the “Iceman.”