American history is punctuated by our country’s scientific contributions and innovations, which can be traced back to our founding fathers. In these unprecedented times, our scientific heritage must be a point of unity and strength in the face of uncertainty.
Unfortunately, skepticism and denial of science have been sown throughout our society, causing widespread mistrust and disorder. If we are to overcome the challenges posed by the pandemic, trust in scientific experts and our robust scientific institutions is paramount. Do your part by listening to the experts and taking every precaution not to spread disinformation.