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Don’t update!!!

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Don’t update unless you must! I do this far too much. I see there is a new update for a software or package and I can’t wait to download and install i...

Combining thesis chapters

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How to prevent building every chapter again when I combine them. I’m pulling together the chapters of my thesis. They’ve each been written separately ...

Off to the IOC

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I’ll be fighting my introversion this week I’m off to the International Ornithological Congress this week just down the road. It will probably be my l...

Purrr or not

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What’s an hour in the life of a graduate student? I initially resisted functions in R. I started out using for loops. Looping back it feels like the c...