R Weekly 2020-45 Web SVG graphics device, markdown powered ggplot themes, playing Midi

Release Date: 2020-06-22

This week’s release was curated by Miles McBain, with help from the RWeekly team members and contributors.



A ggplot with count on y, year on x, showing sharp yearly oscillation

Some dataframe columns being nested using tidyr, with picture of a vice tool, and the words 'cram it in!'

R in the Real World

R in Academia


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An example mdtheme plot with italics and bold in titles

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Updated Packages

Videos and Podcasts

A ggplot histogram of slave liberations, with year on the x axis and 'Number of liberated individuals' on the y axis

R Internationally

A ggplot of note durations, with duration start/end on the x axis and note name on the y axis


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