'I hope you die': how the COVID pandemic unleashed attacks on scientists.

  title={'I hope you die': how the COVID pandemic unleashed attacks on scientists.},
  author={Bianca Nogrady},
  volume={598 7880},

Freedom and Constraint in Digital Environments: Implications for the Self.

  • Sanaz TalaifarB. Lowery
  • Psychology
    Perspectives on psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science
  • 2022
We evaluate how features of the digital environment free or constrain the self. Based on the current empirical literature, we argue that modern technological features, such as predictive algorithms

Constructive and obsessive criticism in science

Social media and new tools for engagement offer democratic platforms for enhancing constructive scientific criticism which had previously been limited. Constructive criticism can now be massive,

Use of Twitter Amplifiers by Medical Professionals to Combat Misinformation During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Health professional amplifiers such as IMPACT (Illinois Medical Professional Action Collaborative Team) have been created as a coordinated response to enhance public communication and advocacy around the COVID-19 pandemic.

On opinion, freedom of speech and its responsibilities

  • H. Brüssow
  • Political Science
    Microbial biotechnology
  • 2022
Plato and Aristotle place opinion intermediate between knowledge and ignorance with all opinions under the suspicion of error. Kant summarized that opinion is a consciously insufficient judgement,

Why are people antiscience, and what can we do about it?

From vaccination refusal to climate change denial, antiscience views are threatening humanity. When different individuals are provided with the same piece of scientific evidence, why do some accept

The Tragedy of Liberal Democratic Governance in the Face of Global Threats

In hindsight, the early response of liberal governments to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic was chaotic and generally inefficient. Though one might be tempted to attribute these failures to the incompetence

Science communication in the face of skepticism, populism, and ignorance: what ‘Don’t Look Up’ tells us about science denial — and what it doesn’t

‘Don’t Look Up’ tells the story of a team of astrophysicists whose efforts to warn politicians, media makers, and the public about an apocalyptic comet impact on planet Earth are undermined by

Rising from the pandemic ashes: Reflections on burnout and resiliency from the infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship workforce

The factors that have led to burnout are described and strategies to enhance resilience are suggested to improve pandemic workforce resilience.