Beware of causal fallacies in the hunt for COVID-19's origin

By Kent R. Kroeger (August 2, 2022)

Wuhan Institute of Virology in Jiangxia District, Wuhan, Hubei province, China (Photo by Ureem2805; used under the CCA-Share Alike 4.0 International license.)

With the formal release of two studies offering strong evidence that the initial epicenter of large-scale COVID-19 transmission centered on the Huanan Seafood Market in Wuhan, China, many in the news media and scientific community declared the end of the lab-leak theory in explaining COVID-19’s origins.



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Kent Kroeger

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