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How Museums Can Help the Public Make Sense of Pandemics

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How Museums Can Help the Public Make Sense of Pandemics
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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Dr. Sabrina Sholts invites audiences to join the Smithsonian and leverage science communication and informal education as a safeguard against pandemic threats, helping to stem the tide of panic and confusion that can quickly inundate facts and reason when novel viruses emerge.

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