R Weekly 2021-W49 Data serialisation in R, Postcards with distill

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



R in the Real World

A comparative analysis of tweets by British MPs explores populism in U.K.'s Twittersphere


How to use multilevel models with R and brms to work with country-year panel data

New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦



  • {ltc}: An R package with different color palettes

Updated Packages

Videos and Podcasts

Shiny Apps


{OmicNavigator} - Open-source software for omic data analysis and visualization

R Project Updates

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