You know those compressed movie barcodes that we saw last week? Here’s a Python script by Benoît Romito to make your own. Run a .avi format movie through, and voila. Free gift idea: digitize some old home movies and make a personalized barcode for your family.
Code to make your own movie barcodes available
People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?
A Day in the Life of Americans
I wanted to see how daily patterns emerge at the individual level and how a person’s entire day plays out. So I simulated 1,000 of them.
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.