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March 21, 2020

COVID-19 and health services capacity in Spain

A tool for generating rough estimates for when COVID-19 health services "demand" (critically ill patients) will surpass "supply" (ICU beds) in Spain

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March 20, 2020

TRACKING HEALTHCARE WORKERS' LOCATIONS DURING AN EPIDEMIC

Open-source tools for tracking healthcare workers' locations during the COVID-19 pandemic

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March 11, 2020

COVID-19 Data Explorer

Exploring COVID-19 Data

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October 20, 2018

Tourism Trends in Ontario, Canada

Who are the most frugal tourists? How has Airbnb affected hotel prices? And other surprising trends.

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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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