Published today Tuesday, June 8th, 2021 by Independent Science News: “By Investigating Itself the US Can Answer Many Of The Key COVID19 Origin Questions,” written by Jorge Casesmeiro Roger, journalist and author.
Synopsis: President Biden has just ordered an intelligence enquiry into the origin of SARS-CoV-2 while Science magazine has published a letter from 18 scientists calling for a lab origin investigation. By dispelling its conspiratorial connotations, these landmarks move the debate on. The questions now are, who should investigate? What should they investigate? And, how should they investigate? While it has been widely asserted that any useful fact-finding on the virus origins requires the cooperation of the Chinese Government, there remains much that is hidden inside the US. It may be enough.