Jeremy Bailenson studies how very intense experience in the virtual world changes you in the real world and shows how virtual reality can be a tool to teach you about yourself and to teach you empathy.
Knight Foundation has awarded $250,000 to the California Civic Data Coalition — which the new Stanford Computational Journalism Lab is a part of — to develop technology that will make it easier to obtain and analyze all the money in California state politics.
Debates about campaign finance laws increasingly center on the question of how to define corruption and influence in politics. The 49th Annual Carlos Kelly McClatchy Symposium focused on the definition and measurement of corruption in politics. Watch the video »