The Data News Team infuses WNYC's journalism with data-driven stories, visuals and interactive features. It also helps people in the newsroom and at other New York Public Radio productions navigate databases, code and statistics.
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The WNYC Data News Team appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
In the rush to find meaning in data, it's easy to see meaning in randomness instead. Beware of reporters who come bearing small sample sizes.
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
As government formulas get closer scrutiny, New York City adjusts school capacity calculations.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Tell us where you’re watching the New York City marathon this Sunday and why you picked that spot.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Middle school and high school admissions are underway and SchoolBook is here to help.
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
New York is a city of neighborhoods — but where those neighborhoods begin and end isn't entirely clear. DNAinfo asked its readers to crowdsource the boundaries, and the results are in.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
WNYC's hurricane evacuation zone map.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Follow any named storm in the Atlantic.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Finding a Citi Bike dock in the morning, or finding a free bike in the evening, is proving increasingly difficult in several Manhattan neighborhoods.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
When Pope Francis comes to town this week, getting around above ground will be tricky. Here's a map of the street closures scheduled for the papal visit and the U.N. General Assembly.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Citywide, almost half of black high school students are scanned by metal detectors every day — compared to about 14 percent of white students.
Wednesday, September 09, 2015
For years, United airlines courted Christie and his team with meals, a special flight route, and campaign contributions. A definitive timeline.
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
The quarterfinals of the U.S. Open start today, and if you can't make it to Queens, the Wall Street Journal has a cool way to experience the action — by judging if a ball is in or out.
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
WNYC's Data News Team looked at how much park space New Yorkers are sharing, and found that it varies quite a bit depending on where you live.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
A new study of 311 calls suggests greater conflict in racial and ethnic transition zones.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Like manspreading. And stealing cabs. What if stock photos depicted the way people actually behave?
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Hoards of tourists? Zealous developers? After the recent Uber dustup revealed little about what's causing congestion in Midtown, the data’s still out on why traffic's so bad.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
The wit, wisdom and WHYYYYYY behind custom tags that were accepted and rejected by the DMV.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
We took temperatures at 103 platforms during Wednesday evening's rush. Here are the results.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
An example of how numbers can make a story extremely personal.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
New York City is hot. You need ice cream. And with the click of a button, our Ice Cream Radar will detect your location, scan the vicinity and find your nearest scoop.