Hundreds of scientists have responded to a survey asking about harassment and abuse during the pandemic. The results paint a picture which is as concerning as it is shocking. In this episode of Coronapod we discuss the kinds of abuse scientists are facing, try to pick apart where it is comes from and ask what can be done about it?
News Feature: ‘I hope you die’: how the COVID pandemic unleashed attacks on scientists
Careers feature: Real-life stories of online harassment — and how scientists got through it
Survey data table
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