R Weekly 2021-W34 source(), Variance Venns, SLICED

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



R² Venn diagrams

Scatter plot showing political stability vs proportion of young people

Star Trek dialogue tree map

R in the Real World


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


GitHub or Bitbucket

  • {ETM}: Topic Modelling in Embedding Spaces

Updated Packages

Videos and Podcasts

Shiny Apps


R Project Updates

Updates from R Core:

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:

Call for Participation

Your support will keep R Weekly team moving! 💡

Quotes of the Week