A running list I intend to touch upon before I die. I am hoping to develop interactive data stories and visualizations around these topics within the limitations of publicly available datasets.
☐ Public transit systems: A quantitative comparison of efficiency, coverage, cost and usage in major cities.
☐ Stop signs vs. speedbreakers: Effectiveness in developing countries, and cultural influences.
☐ IoT, Data and Smart Cities: Comparisons of trends, innovations and challenges across developed and developing nations.
☐ Vehicle ownership and parking availability in the US: How skewed is the distribution?
☐ Planes, Trains and Automobiles: How far can you get in the US without stepping into a car?
☐ Design and Social Behavior: Can technology, design and data influence social behavior?
☐ Governance in India: Comparing cities and states on common governance metrics.
☐ Smart cities in India: How do cities rank?
☐ Rail safety in India: Is train travel safe in India?
☐ Sanskrit and Mathematics: Hidden numbers and patterns in ancient poetry.
☐ The Indian Constitution: Amendments and evolution over six decades.
☐ The Indian Penal Code: The curse of legacy and dated laws.