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NIH Head Urges Americans To Believe Real Science

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NIH Head Urges Americans To Believe Real Science

NIH Head Urges Americans To Believe Real Science

70-year-old geneticist and devout Christian Francis Collins is director of the National Institutes of Health.

Collins was awarded the 2020 Templeton Prize on Thursday.

The prize is one of the world's top religious awards.

According to HuffPost, Collins received the award for demonstrating how science and faith are compatible.

He used his acceptance speech to decry the political divide that is causing some Americans to question the science behind climate change and COVID-19.


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Biden Names John Kerry As Climate Envoy [Video]

Biden Names John Kerry As Climate Envoy

While President Donald Trump sends his lawyers hither-and-yon to try to overturn the election, President-elect Joe Biden has been busy filling Cabinet slots. HuffPost reports Biden named John Kerry on Monday as his special envoy on climate. He's tasked the former secretary of state with steering a 180-degree turn in US diplomacy on the issue. Kerry will also be advising the incoming Biden administration on the security challenges a warming planet poses.

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