A new major in data science helps undergrads make sense of it all.
By studying handedness, psychologist Daniel Casasanto hopes to understand the relationship between body and mind.
Professor Robert Rosner lifts the veil on the cost of nuclear energy.
Amassing data on candidates nationwide, a new UChicago start-up helps voters navigate their local ballots.
Chicago Booth’s Anita Rao and Stanford’s Wesley R. Hartmann use demographic data to figure out if moviegoers prefer bigger screens or more choices.
Professor Matthew Stephens discusses statistical variation and repetition.
The coming revolution in data analysis.
Chicago Booth economist Matthew Gentzkow sifts insights about the media from massive amounts of digital information.
Fall 2014/Winter 2015
A grad student puts the Chicago school of sociology on data overdrive.
Fall 2013/Winter 2014
SSD faculty analyze big data to find smart data.
A Gleacher Center conference argues for better use of data in public policy.
The Hack Arts Lab, celebrating a year on campus, offers tools for the digitally creative.