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How Trump damaged science — and why it could take decades to recover

Cartoon of President Trump standing in the sea surrounded by viruses, burning trees, tombstones, broken beakers and pollution.

Illustration by Señor Salme

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Nature 586, 190-194 (2020)


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  • Update 07 October 2020: This story has been updated with new details of the president’s health status.


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