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Creating a .mp4 and .gif

Matplotlb can certainly create animation, but sometimes it is hard to get that up and running (see other post on this). A more general way to make animations, is to create a .mp4 video or a .gif file from a series on .png files. 436 more words

Tour de France

Tour De France is undoubtedly the most prestigious race of the many that happen across the world. I was blissfully unaware of the magnitude and the scale of this event, in fact I had little knowledge of it beyond the Lance Armstrong doping scandal and the occasional posts that popped up on my social media news feed. 585 more words

Coffee Cooling: a Demo of Numerical ODEs in Python

A lot of Americans are addicted to coffee. I have one cup a day. I know someone has a few cups every day. Weird enough, I know someone who needs coffee to go to bed. 871 more words


Jupyter Notebook, matplotlib figure display options, and pandas.set_option() optimization tips.

I prefer to do my coding in a Jupyter Notebook, as my previous posts have mentioned.  However, I have not run across any good documentation on how to optimize the notebook, for either a python or R kernel.  601 more words

Data Science

Timeseries Analysis

Anyone with kids will tell you: kids are unpredictable. As described in a previous post, a friend of mine kept track of her infant’s eating and sleeping habits, and I wanted to use this data to hopefully shine some light on predictable patterns in the baby’s habits. 1,594 more words


A New Benchmark to Rate Older Movies. Refined Top 250.

Like I mentioned in the previous post , and the About page, a lot of older movies are being thrown out of the IMDb Top 250 as newer ones are moving into it. 662 more words


10 Useful Python Data Visualization Libraries for Any Discipline

Scroll through the Python Package Index and you’ll find libraries for practically every data visualization need—from GazeParser for eye movement research to pastalog for realtime visualizations of neural network training.

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