RJI Futures Lab update #102

Turning data into a human experience


PART 1: Virtual reality data stories

Virtual reality technology might make it possible to let viewers move through large data sets in a 3-D landscape. We get a peek at experimental work being done by Brian Chirls, Knight digital technology fellow at POV. 

PART 2: Humanizing information displays

The individual people behind the numbers can get lost in complex data visualizations. But Washington Post Graphics Editor Katie Park shows us some new ways she has infused bits of humanity into graphics at The Post. 

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