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TidyTuesday 2021 week 24: Great Lakes Commercial Fishing

R
tidy tuesday
experimental
environment

An analysis of the commercial fish production in the Great Lakes 1867 - 2015. Using beeswarm plots to produce schools of fish. My very first submission for #TidyTuesday!

Bundestag Part III: Voting on the edge

R
network analysis
germany
politics

Leveraging network analysis tools, the voting behaviour of the deputies in the Bundestag shows similarity-clusters across three legislative periods. A visual analysis.

Bundestag Part II.1 - Go back to start...

R
germany
politics
RegEx
record linkage

After further research I found a way to get more data and with better quality.

Bundestag Part II - Web scraping parliamentary votes

python
germany
politics
web scraping
RegEx

The data on roll-call votes is accessible for the public on the bundestag.de website, but not via an API. Web Scraping to the rescue! In this part I will collect the available data and compose a single, full dataset as preparation for the following posts.

With flying colours

meta
typography
ggplot2

After three months of sailing, it is time to adjust the rigging. A refreshed look with a custom color palette, a custom ggplot2 theme and an updated logo and new typography.

German Bundestag - Part I: members of the parliament

R
politics
germany

An analysis of the german national parliament ("Bundestag"). This first part focuses on biographical data of the elected representatives and the composition of the parliament over time.

World Of Waste

R
environment
international

The amount of waste produced every year across the globe is frightening. But there's a glimmer of hope on the horizon.

Olympic history

R
sports
international

Participating athletes and medal count in the Modern Olympic Games over 120 years. Analysis of athletes and national teams from 1896 until 2016 and the influence of population and GDP per capita on the medal count of the nations in 2016.

Setting Sail

meta

Make ready for departure, I'm going on a journey.

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