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Global survey finds scientists have more credibility than spiritual leaders

Atomic scientist and Nobel prize winner Professor Enrico Fermi writes on a chalkboard during a lecture in Milan, Italy.

A photograph of particle physicist Enrico Fermi was featured in a study of scientists’ credibility — but few participants recognized him. Credit: Keystone/Getty

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Nature 602, 365 (2022)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-022-00359-1

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