« Back to Stories Multimedia

Emerging Interfaces Award: Mapping the Political Twitterverse [VIDEO]

Emerging Interfaces Award recipient Alexander Hanna studies Twitter to learn about political and civic engagement.

Alexander Hanna, 2012 Emerging Interfaces Award recipient:

Twitter has the ability for a single identity to communicate with and reach a vast audience. Hanna presents an analysis of mass samples of political Twitter data during the 2012 presidential election. His data set ranges from media elites and candidates to the every day Twitter user with political tweets.

 


Press Contact:

WID Media
608-316-4325

More articles in Multimedia:

black and white doodle

Gut bugs affect DNA expression

The podcast “Is DNA the Basis for all Life in the Universe?” produced by The Naked Scientists, an affiliate of the BBC at Cambridge University features John Denu speaking of his recent findings on how the gut microbiome affects DNA expression.

Video Screens

Inspiring Innovations in Moving Pictures

Systems Biology Theme Leader, John Yin, Optimization Fellow, Rebecca Willett, LEL alumna, Carrie Roy, and new LEL Principal Investigator, Karen Schloss explain their innovative research. Sit back, relax and massage your brain with WID science.