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The Challenge of Fighting Mistrust in Science

Emphasizing the way scientific findings play out in people’s everyday lives could help.
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“The denial of science—I’ll just state it straight up—is dangerous,” said Michael Myers, the managing director of the Rockefeller Foundation.

The “denial of science” of course is a nuanced phenomenon, and not one that is as simple as flatly denying science as a concept. People

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