Archived article here: https://archive.ph/igWdw
Just want to take a moment to marvel about a publication called Scientific American running this piece. Truly terrifying, extraordinary times.
Moving on. I was wondering if anyone had done a takedown of this stupid article since I felt like it was needed, and thought if it hadn’t been rebutted already then I would have a crack at it. I found this
Which although is a bit more cautious and polite than I think it needs to be, covers the bases pretty well. Just wanted to share as a resource. Countering this misinformation is important when you see it, if you can!