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Data Journalism Awards 2015: Winners

A list of all the projects with links to see the work.


A clickable explainer lets users experience a problem better

Why do our societies become segregated? And how to tell a story about such an issue? “The Parable of the Polygons” presents an issue as a mix…


Use flowcharts to avoid getting stuck in data journalism projects

Writing stories is not easy, but well understood. When reporting from data though it is quite common to get stuck. To avoid this create a flowchart for your particular project - as an overview and a means to communicate your goals to others.

Training: Data Visualization and Infographics with D3

Six week online course from August 17 to September 27, 2015

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Creative maps, drawn by hand

Extending the creative options to visualize space


The Age of Insight: Google News Labs Video on data-driven journalism

What is data journalism (or more precise: data-driven journalism?) What do journalists think about it’s role in the newsroom? Watch this brief video…

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24/9/2015 - 26/9/2015

ONA 2015, Los Angeles

Conference covering digital reporting and storytelling in Los Angeles

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