Journalism in the Age of Data from Geoff McGhee on Vimeo.

Journalists are coping with the rising information flood by borrowing data visualization techniques from computer scientists, researchers and artists. Some newsrooms are already beginning to retool their staffs and systems to prepare for a future in which data becomes a medium. But how do we communicate with data, how can traditional narratives be fused with sophisticated, interactive information displays?

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Produced during a 2009-2010 John S. Knight Journalism Fellowship at Stanford University.

Journalism in the Age of Data
A video report on data visualization as a storytelling medium
Produced during a 2009-2010 Knight Journalism Fellowship
Total Running Time: 54 Minutes
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