The story behind the story: Data journalists share the process behind some of th...
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The story behind the story: Data journalists share the process behind some of their most significant work
Oct 16, 2020 5:07 AM
| Last Modified: Oct 16, 2020 6:32 AM
While journalists have long made use of data in breaking news and investigative reporting, media outlets are increasingly using data visualization as a tool to convey information to the public. Compelling graphics not only make the fact-finding aspects of journalism more transparent, they are also an essential part of the investigative process. Data journalists in particular rely heavily on exploratory data analysis.