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Historical Black Sea oceanographic data
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European data can be obtained from ECMWF at http://apps.ecmwf.int/datasets/data/interim-full-daily/levtype=sfc/ and they have an API https://software.ecmwf.int/wiki/display/WEBAPI/Python+ERA-interim+...

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TV viewership data
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You could also look at what sites are being downloaded off torrent sites and news groups with Python http://www.tvoverlord.com/ library

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Obtaining ADSB Mode-S Data Feeds for Aircraft from the FAA
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FlightAware and Harris Caprock have this data. FlightAware has an API that is easy to use. You are going to have to pay for real time data.

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what are the best ways to build / scrape an open-sourced data set of a retailer type (e.g. tobacco retailers?)
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In most cases it's not illegal to scrape sites, or unethical (dependent on use). Getting direct access to a companies database is always tricky if not cost prohibitive. The first question is always ...

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How to obtain airline data
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Daily airfares from where to where on which airline? Every flight everywhere or a specific flight on a specific airline...The data is public just go to a carriers site and do a query. If you a trying ...

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Global Fiber Optic Data
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I went with this one. http://www.cablemap.info/ has current and future cables. Data can be downloaded as shp and kml.

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