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Expect the unexpected: Telling stories with open data

In our latest data newsletter, we asked about open data storytelling. Pinar Dağ shared some further advice from her work in Turkey.


Lessons for showcasing data journalism on social media

How do you make data journalism stand out on social media? The Economist’s Marie Segger shares her tips.


Global Migration Data Portal

Frustrated searching for migration data? This new portal makes it easier.

Aesop Story Engine

Create rich, visual, interactive stories and articles with this easy-to-use Wordpress plugin.

rssFeatured Projects


Data Done Right: How Mozilla visualized users’ opinions of Facebook

When news broke about Facebook and Cambridge Analytica, the Mozilla Foundation created an interactive tool to showcase user opinion.


Slow Down: A Data Through Design exhibit

Are New Yorkers safe from traffic accidents? Ellen Oh used open government data and data physicalization to ponder this question.

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