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2015-02 New Zealand’s Climate Data in R – An Introduction to clifro

March 24, 2015
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The National Climate Database contains data collected from around 6,500 weather stations throughout New Zealand, providing a necessary repository for any study involving New Zealand’s weather or climate. Although data from this database can be accessed via a web portal … Continue reading →

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The gridGraphics Package (2014-03)

November 25, 2014
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The gridGraphics package provides a function, grid.echo(), that can be used to convert a plot drawn with the graphics package to the same result drawn using grid. This provides access to a variety of grid tools for making customisations and … Continue reading →

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2014-02 Invertible Reproducible Documents

September 4, 2014
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Reproducible documents provide an efficient way to produce reports by automatically generating content from code chunks within the report. The processing of a source document, that contains code chunks, to a final document, that contains automatically-generated content, is typically one … Continue reading →

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