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“The United States is the world’s pariah nation… Our peers in the free world view us with pity and concern.”

In an open letter addressed to President-elect Joe Biden published in Scientific American today, Benjamin Santer, PhD, a climate researcher and U.S. National Academy of Sciences member, urges Biden to restore public trust in science and scientists.

The Trump administration, he writes, made federally funded science agencies subordinate to the president’s ego, and Americans — battered by the impacts of climate change and mountain pollution — have…

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Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

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Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.