Data Stories.

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Dungeons and Data Science: What Can Data Tell Us About D&D?
04 October 2018 | by Jacob Soderlund
Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) is going through a pretty cool revival thanks to Stranger Things, and at the heart of D&D are the characters people...

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What Are Your Chances of Being Hit by a Meteorite?
20 September 2018 | by Madeleine Picard
Have you ever wondered how likely it is that you'll be hit by a meteorite? Never fear, we've analyzed the data and are ready to...

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Visualized: Can we Quantify the Most Popular Music?
13 September 2018 | by Madeleine Picard
Music is an integral part of our pop culture. But can data science reveal the most popular music? Join us as we find out!

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Who is the Greatest Supervillain in Cinema History According to Data?
31 August 2018 | by Lucy Li
The chilly menace of Darth Vader as he threatens the entire universe. The creepy, psychotic smile of the Joker. The soulless evil of Lord Voldemort....

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Can Data Science Craft the Perfect Tinder Bio?
31 August 2018 | by Jeff Shen
Let's be honest. You're on Tinder. So is practically everyone else, from the barista who made your morning coffee to that cutie at the gym....

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How to Guarantee* Your Kickstarter Will Succeed!
15 August 2018 | by Madeleine Picard
*We can't actually guarantee the success of your Kickstarter. Sorry! But we can show you what the data says about past Kickstarters, and the factors...

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How Many Rats Does it Take to Power a Lightbulb?
07 August 2018 | by Madeleine Picard
Have you ever wondered how many rats it would take to power a light bulb? No, we hadn't either. But now we can't stop thinking...

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What’s in a Name? A Data Science Analysis of Smartphone Marketing
26 July 2018 | by Madeleine Picard
Are you the kind of person who would queue outside an Apple store overnight to be the first to score the latest iPhone? Or maybe...

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Will Banning Plastic Bags Actually Save the Planet?
23 July 2018 | by Madeleine Picard
In recent years, plastic bags have been the target of a global crackdown. Single use plastic bags have been banned by many countries, states and...

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Who is the Booziest Wine Drinking Country in the World?
19 July 2018 | by Lucy Li
Wine drinkers of the world unite. Whether you're a super sommelier or find it hard to tell the difference between Cristal and the six dollar...

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