Visual Research Tools

March 22, 2010

Outfitted with two digital photo cameras we snapped hundreds of images in our visits around the country.

Electronic Farming

January 24, 2010

During our recent research investigating broadband use for the Federal Communications Commission we heard a lot about the Facebook application FarmVille from people across the country.

Mapping Globalization: A Conversation between a Filmmaker and a Cartographer

December 30, 2009

Talking with cartographer Sebastien Caquard about maps, films, globalization and representation.

Community Communications Study

November 29, 2009

Building up a body of knowledge about particular demographics can greatly reduce the unintended consequences of policy decisions.

Carbon Neutral Media

October 6, 2009

What are the carbon footprints of different media types and how many billions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions are associated with them?

Knowledge Management for Civic Engagement

May 18, 2009

Interrupted by luminous speakers, interactive surveys, and directed discussions at the Free Press Changing Media Summit, I managed to have a conversation with the woman sitting next to me, and that was the best part of the conference for me.