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How to debunk misinformation about covid, vaccines and masks

Scientific American, April 1, 2021

April 1, 2021

How to debunk misinformation about covid, vaccines and masks

In the midst of a raging pandemic, the importance of science communication is indisputable. … It matters how we respond in these moments. As Cailin O’Connor and James Owen Weatherall wrote in this magazine in 2019, the “social transmission of knowledge is at the heart of culture and science.”