Surrendered handguns are piled in a bin during a gun buyback event in Los Angeles on May 31, 2014. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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To Counter Gun Violence, Researchers Seek Deeper Data
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A makeshift shrine to the victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. Slate and a citizen journalist are trying to track gun deaths across the nation since that Dec. 14 mass shooting. Emmanuel Dunand /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tracking Gun-Related Deaths, One Tweet At A Time
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