Standing up for science in the era of COVID-19

By |2021-05-26T08:55:49-05:00October 10th, 2020|Fundamental Science|0 Comments

At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, I had a glimmer of hope that maybe through this crisis, trust in science and the importance of scientific research would become indisputable. It felt like we would finally see an example of what a world without just one vaccine for a deadly infectious disease would look like. But the stories that the world chooses to focus on, and those that are shared across non-expert audiences, tell a different story.