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What readings should be included in a seminar on the philosophy of statistics, the replication crisis, causation, etc.?

André Ariew writes:I’m a philosopher of science at the University of Missouri. I’m interested in leading a seminar on a variety of current topics …

Code for my educational gifs

During preparation for class I sometimes think up of animations that will explain the concept I am teaching. I sometimes share the resulting …

Treating your data: The old school vs tidyverse modern tools

(This article was first published on <b>R – insightR</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p><b>By Gabriel Vasconcelos</b><p>When I first started using R there was …

End-to-end visualization using ggplot2

(This article was first published on <b>R Views</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>ggplot2 is kind of a household word for R users. I’ve ended up …

RStudio 1.1 Preview – Data Connections

(This article was first published on <b>RStudio Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p><i>Today, we’re continuing our blog series on new features in</i> …

Understanding overfitting: an inaccurate meme in supervised learning

(This article was first published on <b>Memo's Island</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p><b>Preamble</b> There is a lot of confusion among practitioners …

Visualizations with R and Databases

by Edgar Ruiz<p>The Challenge<p>Visualizations are one of R’s strengths. There are many functions and packages that create complex plots, often with one …

AN AUTOPSY OF A DATA SCIENTIST

She imagined herself, at least to some extent, as someone who would be spending her time doing something creative, something unique, sort of painting …