Simulating an Epidemic using Python in Power BI

Hi all,

During this whole lock down thing I thought I’d use the spare time to try and learn something new in Power BI. I’ve always wanted to get going with the R and Python visuals and have found a project I’d like to have a go at but need some help replicating. I don’t program in either of those languages but I did have a bit of a bash at doing an R course a little while go so get a little bit of the basics.

I’ve found a little project I’d love to be able to recreate in Power BI if I can and its the visuals within this Epidemic Youttube video.

If you scroll down to the links underneath you’ll see they use manim an Open Source Python Library so I’m hoping it can be recreated in Power BI. Here are the links to the Github something I’m also new too.

These animations are largely made using manim, a scrappy open-source python library:

Thanks in advance for anyone that can help out.



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I’ve done this, I can’t provide a PBIX file as I can’t work out how to even get started. I need someone to help me get started with setting up a basic PBIX file with the Github links I’ve provided :slight_smile:



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