16 Aug '12, 4pm

A Song Tries to Go Beyond the 'OMG' Reaction to GMOs

Each year, NYU’s Studio 20 partners with a media organization on solving a problem in journalism. Explainer.net was part of our Building a Better Explainer project with ProPublica which unofficially ended in May 2011 when we presented our findings to them at the end of the semester. But I continued to work on explainer songs about redistricting , Super PACs , and foreclosures for ProPublica, and about the Euro Crisis for the Guardian. In January, I started the company Explainer Music with Andrew Bean (who co-wrote the music for all of our songs including the Fracking Song) and two graduates of the N.Y.U. Film & Documentary concentration, Sharon Shattuck and Krishnan Vasudevan (they’ve been working with us since the Super PAC song). Then last month, we entered into a partnership with PandoDaily to produce short, biweekly explainer songs on technology/science. (this is our t...

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