Data Analysis / Holiday Projects

Climate Change & Heat Stress Indicators: Exploring the relaxation of Tw

In this series of posts I am exploring the relaxation of the natural wet bulb temperature (Tw). This is the limiting step in the approximation of heat stress indicator wet bulb global temperature (WBGT), which is widely used to model the effects of temperature upon humans (Bernard and Pourmoghani (1999); Lemke and Kjellstron (2012)). In … Continue reading

Data Analysis / Statistics & Data Science

Analysing the Elections

7 PM Saturday night rolled around and we tuned the television into the live election broadcasts. The polls were closed and everyone was expecting a close fought battle between a hopeful Labour party and a beleaguered National party. Negative publicity around the DotCom scandal and the shadow¬†of ¬†alleged dirty politics made it seem like if … Continue reading