21 October 2005
Vol 310, Issue 5747

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COVER The AAAS Annual Meeting is widely recognized as the world's premier showcase of advances in science and technology and issues in science policy and education. The 2006 meeting, 16 to 20 February in St. Louis, will attract more than 9000 participants, including media from around the world. [Image: Photonica/ Getty Images]