databrew blog

May 17, 2018

Six facts for understanding the Catalan indepenence movement

Beyond the rhetoric and personalities, what do the data say about what Catalans think and feel?

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February 21, 2018

Endangered Languages

A Leaflet map of endangered and extinct languages in North America

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December 14, 2017

Databrew's gsod package

Utilities for quickly accessing daily weather data from over 9,000 stations

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December 8, 2017

The Datasaurus Dozen

Understanding the importance of data visualization

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September 8, 2017

So Many Hurricanes

Visualizing storm data in R (100 years of hurricanes in 100 lines of code)

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August 11, 2017

Increasingly Mixed Up

Exploring data on interracial marriages in Canada

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August 5 2017

The World According to Strava

How to get, munge, and visualize Strava data in R

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July 21, 2017

Sexy Data

How does frequency of having sex vary with age and partner status?

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June 29, 2017

BJJ vs Capoeira

Examining the popularity of two martial arts using Google searches

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June 15, 2017

Analyzing Donald Trump's Tweets

An exploration of the Trump tweet dataset.

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May 15, 2017

Open Data Toronto

Mapping homeless shelters in Toronto using the City's open data.

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May 14, 2017

Open sourcing Africa

Unlocking the research potential of the developing world through R.

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