recology
code and such

The longer you do anything, the more preferences you may develop for that thing. One of these things is making R packages. One preference I’ve developed is in limiting package dependencies - or at...

I occasionally think about these various topics and ping back and forth between them, thinking I’ve got to make a package more user friendly, then back to thinking oh, I really should make this pac...

Why Butte County? I went to college at California State University, Chico - in Butte County, CA. I did a BA degree in Biology there. It was a great program as it was heavily focused on natural his...

In rOpenSci - as in presumably most open source projects - we want the entire project to be sustainable, but also each individual software project to be sustainable. A big part of each software pr...

Sublime Text is pretty great. Let’s start at the beginning. Why would my primary editing tool not be vim? My background is as a biologist, spending way to many years in grad school. My first prog...