Time & Space
Materials for class on Monday, September 16, 2019
Problem Set 1 is due tonight by 11:59pm Monday, Sept 16th. 50% penalty if turned in within 24 hours of deadline. 0% credit if turned in 24+ hours of deadline.
Quiz 1 has closed. We will review answers in class.
DataCamp 2 is due by 11:59pm Tuesday, Sept 24th. Same policies as DataCamp 1.
Modifications in schedule, e.g., corrected the schedule for Fall Break. Problem Set 2 has been assigned but the deadline was pushed back one week (now due Monday, Oct 7). However, be aware of upcoming assignments relative to Fall Break .
Tweet of the day
👌 Dead-simple 3D surface plotting in the next version of rayshader! Apply your hillshade (or any image) to a 3D surface map. Video preview with rayshader's built-in palettes. #rstats— Tyler Morgan-Wall (@tylermorganwall) July 2, 2018
For more details, see the
rayshader package website. There are other great posts by Tyler like doing 3D
ggplot charts and 3D maps with
rayshader. Please note - like anything cutting edge - this package may have bugs and dependencies that require you to set up the right tools. So only pursue if you’re up for the challenge.
Lab 4: Ch. 5 and Ch. 7 of Healy
Go to our healy-dataviz project.
We’ll start with Healy Chapter 5: Graph tables, add labels, make notes: Open file
05_tables_and_labels.Rmd. We’ll go through the code until line 190: “05-tables-and-labels-14”.
In class exercise (30 min). See Slides 2.
Chapter 8: Draw Maps in Healy. Open file
Links: For deeper dives into time/spatial data
R Graph GallerySee the Evolution and Map sections for a ton of template functions, especially using