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Are You My Model? (not to be confused with “Are You My Mother?”, which is about a baby bird)

What oh what, where can you be, An appropriate model that describes me; And now thanks to An Intro to Computational Data Analysis for Biology, I know where to start, so let’s go, please bear with me.   The first … Continue reading

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A Few Links

Hey All. I stumbled across a couple articles recently on the r-bloggers site that relate to what we’ve been talking about recently. The first shows how to automatically generate journal ready tables for model comparisons, and the second outlines when … Continue reading

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Automatically Loading Functions and Packages

I was considering how I might incorporate my own functions into R* so that I could use them without needing to re-run the code every time I opened the program…. and then I happened onto this: http://www.r-bloggers.com/loading-packages-and-functions-automatically-in-r/ Figured I’d share … Continue reading

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Truly Appreciating Variance and Sample Sizes (Scott Morello)

     It was two summers ago and I was, one again, splitting my time between teaching, interns, and my own field research whenever time permitted. Each summer, graduate students in our lab will take on NSF and NIH funded … Continue reading

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