Wrangling and Visualizing Data in R

For the love of R.

By Amit Grinson in Introductory

April 14, 2020


April 14, 2020


12:00 AM




Israel-2050 Passover holiday lectures

Before coming across R I never thought I’d manipulate spatial data. I started my R journey intending to analyze my thesis survey and discovered a plethora of analytic possibilities, one of them being spatial data. After fiddling around and creating some simple maps, I realized I had to dig deeper into R’s spatial capabilities.

In this talk I outline my journey of learning how to work with spatial data from a former blog post of mine. I outline my motivations to learning and the project itself: From data collection, data cleaning, and spatial manipulations to presenting the findings. Lastly, I discuss how this all relates to Open Source as an eco-system that enabled me to go on this adventure.

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April 14, 2020
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