“Under Threat: The Future of Foreign Correspondence” features NPR Foreign Editor William Dobson, BuzzFeed International News Editor Miriam Elder, and New York Times Foreign Editor Michael Slackman. Moderated by the Communication Department’s Janine Zacharia. Watch the video.
Computational journalism promises to lower the cost of investigative journalism and increase demand among readers.Research by James Hamilton
Patients that text during surgery need fewer narcotics to get through their operation than people playing angry birds.Research by Jeff Hancock
The divide between press freedom and press accountability is of a piece with the broader divide between media law and media ethics.Research by Theodore L. Glasser
What it means to be "Left" and "Right" in China today.Research by Jennifer Pan
Events experienced in virtual reality show hippocampal activity during recall similar to what would be predicted for real experiences.Research by Jeremy Bailenson
Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties.Research by Fred Turner
Partisans now discriminate against their adversaries “to a degree that exceeds discrimination based on race.”Research by Shanto Iyengar
Deliberative Polling® in Ghana and Uganda encourages African citizens to deliberate on issues that challenge life in vulnerable communities.Research by James Fishkin
Web journalism seems to be the perfect example of a truly globalized media field, but exchanges are still deeply asymmetrical and centered around U.S.-based news organizations.Research by Angèle Christin
Do official government records yield more accurate assessments?Research by Jon Krosnick
Use the psychological power of multiplayer games to solve serious problems.Research by Byron Reeves
A meeting between James Fishkin and Gombojav Zandanshatar, a member of Mongolia’s parliament, inspired a new law that requires an in-depth method of public opinion polling to take place before an amendment to Mongolia’s constitution can be enacted.
How do creators, audiences and business models come together to shape our world? And what does it mean for tomorrow’s media makers? Watch the video.