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[Correction] Corrections and Clarifications

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[Technical Comment] Comment on “Universality in the Evolution of Orientation Columns in the Visual Cortex”

<br><br>Authors: Yicong Meng, Shigeru Tanaka, Chi-Sang Poon

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[Technical Response] Response to Comment on “Universality in the Evolution of Orientation Columns in the Visual Cortex“

<br><br>Authors: Wolfgang Keil, Matthias Kaschube, Michael Schnabel, Zoltan F. Kisvarday, Siegrid Löwel, David M. Coppola, Leonard E. White, Fred Wolf

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[Book Review] Film: Environment: Wildlife, Wildlands, Water, and More

Our reviewers comment on nine of the movies that were screened during the 2012 Environmental Film Festival in Washington, D.C.

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[Books et al.] Books Received

A listing of books received at Science during the week ending 20 April 2012.

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[Policy Forum] Public Health: Monitoring EU Emerging Infectious Disease Risk Due to Climate Change

Climate change, globalization, and other drivers have made Europe a “hot spot” for emerging infectious diseases, which calls for changes in monitoring systems.<br><br>Authors: Elisabet Lindgren, Yvonne Andersson, Jonathan E. Suk, Bertrand Sudre, Jan C. Semenza

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[Perspective] Immunology: Select Inflammasome Assembly

Inflammasomes that respond to pathogenic bacteria assemble in response to a specific cytoplasmic protein in macrophages.<br><br>Authors: Daniel R. Caffrey, Katherine A. Fitzgerald

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[Perspective] Physics: Two Atomic Clocks Ticking as One

Optical fiber networks allow synchronization of distant optical clocks, which tick too fast to be linked via satellite signals.<br><br>Author: Bruce Warrington

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[Perspective] Evolution: Microbial Evolution in the Wild

A genetic study of microbes in an acid mine drainage site provide evolutionary rate estimates for wild microbe populations.<br><br>Author: Edward F. DeLong

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[Perspective] Astronomy: Complex Protostellar Chemistry

Numerical models show that protoplanetary nebulae are sites of chemical activity even in the cold outer disk.<br><br>Authors: Joseph A. Nuth III, Natasha M. Johnson

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