07 Dec '16, 6am

Beautiful and brilliant. Data scientists track down a “rogue train” in Singapore: https://t.co/vvrqSVnhIL

Data scientists investigate “a spate of mysterious disruptions” over a period of months on the Singapore metro. Their story unfolds like a thriller, with traces of Edward Tufte. “What we’d established was that there seemed to be a pattern over time and location: Incidents were happening one after another, in the opposite direction of the previous incident. It seemed almost like there was a ‘trail of destruction’. Could it be something that was not in our dataset that caused the incidents?”

Full article: https://thebrowser.com/share-link/RV8J

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