recology
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So I want to mine some #altmetrics data for some research I’m thinking about doing. The steps would be: Get journal titles for ecology and evolution journals. Get DOI’s for all papers in a...

So I heard many people say after or during the recent ESA conference in Portland that they really enjoyed the converstations more than listening to talks or looking at posters. There was some ch...

So I was trying to figure out a fast way to make matrices with randomly allocated 0 or 1 in each cell of the matrix. I reached out on Twitter, and got many responses (thanks tweeps!). Here is the ...

UPDATE: changed data source so that the entire example can be run by anyone on their own machine. Also, per Joachim’s suggestion, I put a box around the blown up area of the map. In addition, rg...

Example of using the Global Names Resolver API to check species names There are a number of options for resolution of taxonomic names. The Taxonomic Name Resolution Service (TNRS) comes to mind....