Simon Willison’s Weblog


Friday, 10th November 2017

Exploring Line Lengths in Python Packages. Interesting exploration of the impact if the 79 character length limit rule of thumb on various Python packages—and a thoroughly useful guide to histogram plotting in Jupyter, pandas and matplotlib.

# 3:34 pm / pandas, python, visualization, jupyter

Interactive Database of the World’s River Basins (via) “This database provides the first-ever compilation of the world’s river basins developed specifically for corporate disclosure. It features a comprehensive list of river basins worldwide, including their names, boundaries, and other helpful information.”

# 3:07 pm / gis