R Weekly 2021-W01 Data Science Box, Vote, blogdown

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



How has Covid-19 affected athletics performances in the UK?

Up & running with blogdown in 2021

The making of that title race chart

R in the Real World

A version of the famous visualization - Land doesn't vote, people do

Meet the LEGO Art Mosaic Generator

Neighborhoods: Experimenting with Cyclic Cellular Automata


  • Data Science Course in a Box - The core content of the course focuses on data acquisition and wrangling, exploratory data analysis, data visualization, inference, modelling, and effective communication of results.

New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


Updated Packages

Videos and Podcasts


Age Stratified All-Cause and COVID-19 Associated Mortality

Introduction to USgas Package

Geo maps with R and Leaflet

R Project Updates

Updates from R Core:

Upcoming Events in 3 Months

Events in 3 Months:

Call for Participation

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Quotes of the Week