When Google and EDF released their study on mapping air pollution in Oakland, the results of this study gained a lot of attention. The data they released was one of the first datasets that showed how air quality varied by city blocks across East and West Oakland. Previously, air quality measurements in Oakland were available only from a handful of monitors placed at different parts of the city. The study revealed elevated levels of air pollution in many parts of Oakland, especially in neighborhoods near cement plants, and auto body shops that were not obvious before.
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If you’re looking for a simple and easy-to-use library to launch your data science and machine learning projects as a web-app and don’t have any web-development skills, then Streamlit may be the best choice for you!
This blog provides a quick introduction to Streamlit, and Heroku which is another commonly used platform to build and operate your apps in the cloud. We’ll also review Folium which is a Python wrapper for Leaflet.js and is an easy to use library for creating interactive maps in Python.
Environmental researcher and data scientist.