Category Archives: news processing
Links appear on every web page. Our study, published in Science Communication, shows that non-expert audiences engage with and understand complex news when explanatory text and links that further explain that text (not just links to other websites).
Beginning January 27, 2011, a major winter storm dumped snow and ice over Virginia, Maryland and the Washington D.C. metro area. Gusty winds and downed trees left thousands of homes without power, some for several days. WE REVIEWED GRAPHICS, CHARTS … Continue reading
BP provided more explanation of the causes and current operations in the Gulf, but President Obama explained more solutions. That is one of the findings from our recent analyses of official statements related to the oil crisis. The study compares … Continue reading