Science and survival: insights from Astronomy

Ewine F. van Dishoeck, Debra M. Elmegreen

This paper presents a brief overview of how astronomy can help society in COVID-19 times, and the lessons that come from studying our place in the Universe and the global coordination of scientific and outreach activities. Several examples coordinated by the International Astronomical Union are presented.

https://arxiv.org/abs/2101.10346