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Twitter bot purge

With Twitter cracking down, some users are experiencing bigger dips in follower countTags: fake, Twitter

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Composite image of a spider building its web

Christian Frschlin combined 2,800 frames of a spider building its web for thisTags: composite, image, spider

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How to Visualize Recurring Patterns

Things have a way of repeating themselves, and it can be useful to highlight these patterns in data.Tags: patterns, seasonal

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Graphics explaining Thai boys rescue

The eighth Thai boy was rescued from the flooded cave recently. Great news.Tags: rescue, South China Morning Post, Thailand

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[Sponsor] A Free Live Online Conference For Aspiring Data Scientists and Data-Curious Business Leaders

A total of 28 interactive data science talks from industry-leading speakers.Tags: Metis

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Rush Hour puzzle solver and generator

The Rush Hour puzzle game was invented by Nob Yoshigahara in the 1970sTags: game, Rush Hour

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Changing Twitter, with Statistics

Earlier this year, The New York Times investigated fake followers on Twitter showingTags: fake, New York Times, Twitter

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Street network orientation in major cities

Using OpenStreetMap data, Geoff Boeing charted the orientation distributions of major cities: EachTags: directions, streets

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How people interpret probability through words

In the early 1990s, the CIA published internal survey results for how peopleTags: uncertainity, words

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Expected versus actual goals in the World Cup

Benjamin Pavard from France made a low-probability goal the other day. Seth BlanchardTags: soccer, sports, Washington Post

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Products with tariffs in the trade war

The trade war started in January of this year when the administration imposedTags: New York Times, tariff, trading

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Doing good data science

Mike Loukides, Hilary Mason, and DJ Patil published a first post in aTags: ethics

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LeBron James legacy versus championship-winning

LeBron James decides where he takes his talents this summer, and the sportsTags: basketball, FiveThirtyEight, Lebron James, prediction

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Immigration in the United States visualized as rings of tree trunk

Pedro M. Cruz, John Wihbey, Avni Ghael and Felipe Shibuya from Northeastern UniversityTags: immigration, metaphor

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