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Pandemic Likely Began With Animals, But US Intel Agencies Will Investigate

Pandemic Likely Began With Animals, But US Intel Agencies Will Investigate

Update: 2021-05-273
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The U.S. government and scientists remain uncertain about the exact origins of the coronavirus outbreak: transmission from animals or research lab escape? Either option has lessons for how society can contain future pandemics.

This episode: congressional correspondent Susan Davis, White House correspondent Tamara Keith, and science correspondent Geoff Brumfiel.

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Pandemic Likely Began With Animals, But US Intel Agencies Will Investigate

Pandemic Likely Began With Animals, But US Intel Agencies Will Investigate

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