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Gun Violence Statistics

Tags: python d3js sql

The Gun Violence Archive (GVA) is a database of gun violence and gun crime in general aggregated from a diverse array of sources. The specific details of their methodology for tagging incidents is listed under their Methodology.

Dota 2 Drafting Part 2: Hero Pairings

The data collected from Valve’s API contains a plethora of information about relationships between heroes, teams, and winrates. This data lends itself to the construction of graphs depicting the relationships. This has a twofold purpose:

  1. To assess the integrity of the collected data. If the graphs that come out don’t line up with the common strategic thinking about the heroes then additional stratification is necessary (most likely by game skill bracket).
  2. To explore the data set to see what hero combinations are popular along with showing which combinations work well and which don’t.