Inspiration

The motivation for this project is current affairs - The Novel Coronavirus. The aim is to pool together information from a wide range of sources, so that people can be more informed on the situtation.

What it does

Provides information on the Novel Coronavirus;

Pure Content Pages

/readings: literature, other learning material on the novel Coronavirus

/economics: - iframe of Shanghai Composite from Yahoo finance;

Data

/forecast: Time series forecast (probably not complete by 1200)

/dashboards: Heatmap of infections rendered in Dash, iframes of dashboards from other sources such as John Hopkins University

/news:: Scrapes data from reputable new sources and presents it in table form

/social_media: Scrapes data from google trends, reddit and presents it in a table form

How I built it

Flask Backend; Bootstrap for styling; Dash for rendering plots; Deployed on Heroku

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