Communication and the scientific method

August 23, 2021 Off By Eric Jensen

This weekend, NYT science reporter Apoorva Mandavilli wrote an astute analysis of the state of public health communication at this point in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Due to a lack of fundamental public education, the American public does not understand the scientific method and has confused imperfect scientific and public health communication with political agendas and culture wars; with deadly results. This is well worth reading.