recology
code and such

The phangorn package is a relatively new package in R for the analysis and comparison of phylogenies. See here for the Bioinformatics paper and here for the package. Here is an example of using pha...

I combined USDA data on farmer’s markets in the US with population census data to get an idea of the disparity in farmers markets by state, and then also expressed per capita.Download USDA data her...

[UPDATE: i remade the maps in green, hope that helps…]A recent survey reported in Science (“Defeating Creationism in the Courtroom, but not in the Classroom”) found that biology teachers in high sc...

A new early online paper in American Journal of Botany by Risa Sargent and colleagues suggests that plants are less sex deprived (pollen limited) in vernal pools that have more closely related plan...

Excel pivot tables have been how I have reorganized data…up until now. These are just a couple of examples why R is superior to Excel for reorganizing data: UPDATE: I fixed the code to use ‘dcast’...