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Cover: Computer-generated image of the ITER magnet system, including the plasma-facing internal components. For scale, note the size of the person represented at bottom-center. Image available at http://www.iter.org/ and reprinted with permission of the ITER Organization. Cover design by Steven Coleman.
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