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In confronting the global spread of the coronavirus disease COVID-19 pandemic
we must have coordinated medical, operational, and political responses. In all
efforts, data is crucial. Fundamentally, and in the possible absence of a
vaccine for 12 to...
The president’s ongoing war on science has significantly weakened researchers’ ability to respond to COVID-19 and other looming public health and environmental crises.
Andrew RevkinIn February, as #COVID19 was spreading around the globe, President Trump proposed to slash funding for the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease by $430 million. Officials defended these cuts through March 10. @earthinstitute blog
VPIRG Board Member and UVM student Anna Marchessault talks with Jon Erickson, VPIREF Board Member and Professor of Sustainability Science and Policy at the University of Vermont, Rubenstein School about the economics of the COVID-19 pandemic and how...