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Query medicine descriptions API

I am looking for publicly available API for querying medicine's descriptions. For example, if I supply Carbidopa/Levodopa or Sinemet the expected return data (in json or xml format) is a simple ...
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Where can I find all cities, regions and cantons of Switzerland?

I am interested in finding all cities, regions and cantons of Switzerland. Where can I find them?
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Dataset of languages and where they are spoken (sub-national)

I am looking for a dataset describing (nearly) all languages, and where they are spoken. Bonus if the areas are linked to Geonames or another mainstream geographical dataset. Polygons are also OK. ...
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Product catalog datasets

I'd love to get a large product catalog dataset, preferably with pictures. Doesn't really matter what kind of products, so long as it's reasonably clean, the products have some attributes (length, ...
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European crime data with spatial coordinates

I am looking for prostitution arrest and drug arrest data for a couple of major cities in Western Europe. So cities such as Paris, Rome, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Berlin, etc. Ideally the data would have ...
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How can I register a new API key for api.data.gov programatically?

UPDATE: The government generously increased the API request limit to 1,000 per IP per hour. This question is now obsolete. api.data.gov allows for up to 1,000 API requests per user per hour, which is ...
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Open sourced LiDAR dataset?

I mean laser ranging data from a ground based, moving vehicle. As it's the data the self-driving algorithms chew on, I'd assume there must be some interest.
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Cannabis Data Set

Looking for a data set of cannabis information. Already found the genome info off of amazon, but would be interested to know if there are any other botanical datasets out there like season cycles, ...
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Dictionary of misspelled words

I am looking for a dictionary of common misspelled words that can be used to highlight errors. I am not looking for a normal dictionary as I don’t want to hit things like names. It cannot include ...
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Open alternative to weatherbase.com

Does anyone know of an open alternative to weatherbase? I'm looking for what's listed here as "Average Temperature". I'm looking for monthly averages for a city, hopefully for as many cities as ...
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Open dataset on manned space missions

Are there any open datasets about manned space missions? I'm looking for basic information like name and nationality of the astronauts or cosmonauts, launcher, goals, time in space, results, and so on....
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Where can I find a large list of English books published in the last 50 years?

I need a dataset of books by title with their respective authors. I have tried the library of congress, but it seems as though you need a subscription to access its data? Are there any other website ...
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World gas/petrol prices at the pump

Is anyone aware of a source for data related to the world gas/petrol prices at the pump? The websites I've seen are all either selling data or just dealing with the global market price. I'm ...
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Dataset of planets and moons in the solar system

Where can I find such dataset. For each object, I would want name, size, distance from sun (if applicable), mass. Can be separate dataset for all moons and for all planets. (and maybe asteroids).
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Data set of news articles and scientific journals

I am working on a project in NLP area and in order to test the result I need to compare it against different data sources. I already have NYTimes data source. So, I am looking for another news source ...
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A dataset of resumes

This is a question I found on /r/datasets. Does OpenData have any answers to add? I'm looking for a large collection or resumes and preferably knowing whether they are employed or not. Does such a ...
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Movie Script Database

I'm looking for a database of movie scripts to use to train a ChatterBot application. I saw this article that mentioned that a database of movie scripts was used to train the program that generated a ...
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Machine-readable way to determine if plant species is native to Australia

I'm doing some work visualising tree inventories and thought it would be nice to show whether the species is native to Australia or not. I haven't so far found any database that would answer the ...
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ATM locations in UK and/or Ireland

I know lots of organizations and websites are publishing some of these but is there an open dataset with at a minimum of location and operator for ATMs in the UK and possible Ireland?
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London rail and tube station locations

I'm looking for a data set of rail and tube stations in the Transport for London network, specifically, stations where one could use an Oyster card. I'm interested in the locations of these stations ...
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High resolution, small area, maps that characterise natural terrain

I would like to collate a library of terrain types and features, suitable as reference material for generating small scale artificial versions (for gaming or concept art). For example, I might wish to ...
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What are the available datasets for fake news detection

I want to know about recently available datasets for fake news analysis
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Open data on public opinion polls (Gallup, PEW, and others)

Many international surveys are available for free: http://guides.library.yale.edu/pubopinion http://www.ciser.cornell.edu/info/polls.shtml However, I didn't find the data from major poll agencies, ...
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Dataset of historical economic forecasts

Where could I get a dataset of economic forecasts made over years? For instance, the history of predictions for GDP, current accounts, and other key national variables by the World Bank and IMF? Or ...
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publicly available spam dataset of social networks

I am trying to create a naive bayes spam filter for social networks and i need a spam dataset (containing posts/tweets etc.) of popular social networks like twitter/facebook. Is there any publicly ...
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Historical values for the German “Sonntagsfrage”?

In Germany, there are several surveys on voter's preference ("If there were an election next sunday, which party would you vote for"), the so-called "Sonntagsfrage". Are historical values available? ...
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Disease Symptom Dataset?

I am currently working on a disease diagnosis system, it is a prototype based on one of my dissertation's papers S-Approximation: A New Approach to Algebraic Approximation and S-approximation Spaces: ...
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Graph of Landsat Downloads?

Where can I find find a graph of Landsat downloads, to show the effect free access has had?
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Music lyrics timing data

I wonder if there is a database or technique of collecting the timings of a song? I found this post linking to MusicXML. However, it seems MusicXML is for sheet music. I am looking for data relating ...
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ISO 3166-2 codes to Olson Time Zone Codes

Just curious, is it possible to link ISO 3166-2 codes to Olson Time Zone Codes. For example the US has these Olson Time Zone Codes: US United States America/Adak US United States America/...
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Football (Soccer) Player x,y,t data

I am looking for something that has the (x,y) coordinates of all players on the pitch over time. I found this: https://heim.ifi.uio.no/paalh/publications/files/mmsys2014-dataset.pdf however, they ...
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Open company data for Germany?

OpenCorporates doesn't have data for German companies (yet?). Is there a source with open data for German companies?
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Text message corpus for American english

I am doing a research project to identify some patterns in how people interact with each other using text messages. The scope of the project is confined to American users. Can someone suggest a good ...
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Where to find key log data for keyboard usage?

I am wondering if theres a dataset of key logs for keyboards of computers or even smartphones. It only needs to have the time and the key character for each key pressed. Such as: 9:00 4/2/2014, a 9:...
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What quantified self products have open data behind them?

Are there quantified self products (fitbit, withings, nike fuelband, zeo, etc) that share bulk aggregate data with the public via API or download? For example: runs per zipcode, steps per county, or ...
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Is there a database that provides lengths of books?

I want to test some hypotheses regarding the length of books and their review distributions. I imagine if the data exists, it probably records the number of pages per book, but words would be ideal. ...
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Free reusable aerial photography of the whole world

OpenStreetMap is a freely reusable map of the world. I am looking for a similar effort, but concentrating on vertical aerial photographs: Requirements: Free to download synthesized orthophotomaps ...
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Cases where open data has been removed?

I'm looking for cases where data (including software) that once was open is not anymore, or was not for periods of several months or more. I can imagine several scenarios for this, including ...
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German - English dictionary

I'm looking for a simple German - English dictionary (txt, csv or some other easy-to-parse format) I need only German nouns with their gender, plural form (optional) and translation to English. I've ...
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how to get drug database for free?

where can I download from a database of drugs that will contain the information about drug indications/use, side effects, and drug interaction for free? Please tell me if you know. I want to use that ...
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Obtaining ADSB Mode-S Data Feeds for Aircraft from the FAA

A number of sites are publishing ADS-B/Mode-S data on maps, obtained from the FAA with a 5 minute delay. We would like to get access to these feeds, but I cannot find who to contact or where to start....
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Looking for US County elevation data

I'd like to explore the connection between altitude and suicide rates discussed in the 2011 paper, Positive Association between Altitude and Suicide in 2584 U.S. Counties. I can get some data for the ...
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Any Open (Structured) Datasets for the World Factbook (Public Domain Country Profiles Published by the CIA)?

The World Factbook [1][2] published by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) offers 267 free country 'n' territories profiles (incl. flags 'n' overview and locator maps) in the public domain (that is, ...
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Wind energy vs. wind speed

Can anyone point me to logs of energy generated by a wind farm/turbine vs. wind speed, over a year or two? 10% accuracy would be plenty. Data for flat land, not offshore, would be good, south Germany ...
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Demography vs. political preference data sources

I am looking for data on the relationship between demography (mainly indicators of knowledge such as formal education, rural/urban residency, salary) and political preference, preferably in the UK or ...
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Data for “Driving is Why You're Fat” graph

I'm reviewing this Driving is Why You're Fat graph and would like to find the data behind it, preferably the actual data and not just the ranks. The data sources are vaguely cited in the lower right ...
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Map of Orange County (CA) buildings

I'm plotting a map of the Los Angeles metro area, and I'm using TileMill. I've loaded different layers for the geographical data, and wanted to add buildings as well. So I found this map for the LA ...
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Data sets for teaching

I'll be giving a (short) introductory course for Data Science within a couple of months. One of my ideas was, instead of giving lectures on theoretic aspects of it (which of course are important), ...
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Is there any free weather database that one could use for correlations in business intelligence software?

I would like to see how big is the correlation between weather and visits to our website, but I can't seem to find any database that has option of downloading chosen datasets. Any ideas? To be ...
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Real-time location of trains in France, Germany, Switzerland, and other countries

In Great Britain, Real Time Trains shows the actual departure, arrival, and passing times at any control point (station stop or not) for any train (passenger, freight, or other) anywhere in Great ...

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