This is a longer form followup to my post describing the open source pandemic package on PyPI (with Python code also available on Github). You can use the code to simulate millions of people moving about in two dimensions, crossing paths and, unfortunately, getting sick.
This video illustrates the dynamic with a toy sized town of fifty people. Watch how transmission takes place. You might even discern commuting and households.…Continue
Added by Peter Cotton on April 13, 2020 at 12:00pm — No Comments
#Coronavirus: The world sees a new disease which might become a global pandemic. It depends on how we act now.
But how should we act? Maybe #Datascience can help. But we data scientists have not enough data.
All I found is data about the spread per country/region (see my links in the group); I have not found cases, not found details. Let’s unite and make this an effort where we can…Continue
Added by Carsten Kraus on February 26, 2020 at 11:30am — No Comments
It is the tragedy of the 21st century! Terrorism has become big business to some blood thirsty tyrants who would stop at nothing to use human beings as collateral in their quest for more resources.
The Islamic State, Al-Qaeda, Al-Shabaab, Boko-Haram...the list is endless. They are found all over the globe. Their objective is to kill, to steal and to destroy. Therefore, their master can only be what you and I can rightfully guess at the slightest instance.…Continue
Added by Christopher Alvin Mokaya on April 24, 2015 at 12:30am — No Comments