What Happened In Wuhan? Why the Lab Leak Theory Has Gained Traction

June 7th, 2021
Researchers_Wuhan_Institute_of_Virology_3x2-700x470.jpegFifteen months ago most of us knew very little about viruses. Today, spike proteins, mRNA, and monoclonal antibodies are household words. 
 
Perhaps it’s this new knowledge that has forced science and the media to confront the reality, long ignored or covered up, that the SARS-CoV-2 virus could have escaped from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV). Our new knowledge and vocabulary are now liberating tools.

Investigative science journalist Nicholas Wade helped to turn the tide. His massive, in-depth article in Medium and in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists opened the floodgates on the discussion. Wade joins me on this week’s WhoWhatWhy podcast. 

 
My WhoWhatWhy conversation with Nicholas Wade:

 

 
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