The “gold rush” for oil and natural gas (North Dakota)
Decades of media research have shown that the way an issue is reported can drastically impact the way the public perceives its risk and importance.
The goal is to make energy information more accessible to general audiences and close the information gap between science and policy.
View profiles of graduate students at the Medill School of Journalism’s Washington, D.C., and Chicago newsrooms who reported for this project.
Medill reporters offer tips on solar panels to charge your hybrid car, apps to cut your carbon footprint, power deals to trim your electric bill and the energy savings reaped by locavores.