Affiliation:ProPublica; independent journalist; The University of Chicago
Hurricanes, wildfires, heat waves and disappearing sea ice are just some of the climate-related stories we’re seeing regularly in the news. In this panel we’ll teach you how to dig into the data behind climate-related trends. We’ll show you where to find reliable resources of raw data, how to localize the data for your newsroom and how to deal with difficult data. We’ll also walk through examples of data stories about international climate talks, environmental health and environmental justice.