For my paper on the impact of social insurance on the dynamics of conflict in India, I use some new remote sensed weather data. The data comes from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellites. The satellite carries a set of five instr
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Karthik Ram http://video.open-bio.org/video/18/fostering-the-next-generation-of-data-driven-open (.@_inundata on " Fostering the Next Generation of Data-driven Open Science with #rstats " http://t.co/fGr1DhEVlQ...
A few days ago I was sorting through some old pictures from my time in Michigan and I came across a picture, the symbol of the Free Masons: I remember running into Masons all the time in Detroit and suburbs of Detroit and thinking it was a bit...
In my third post on regex skills for analysts we’ll look at how we put the skills we learnt in part I and part II to use with a simple exercise. We are often faced with a messy datasets in a text format.
I’m finalizing a paper presentation for the ABCP meeting, where I explore poor polling forecast in local elections in Brazil. I drew upon the Jackman (2005)’s paper “Pooling the Polls” to explore a bit about “house effects” in the Brazilian context.
In the previous post, we found the lengths of all winning and losing streaks of teams during a particular season. Here we look more carefully at the significance of clumpy win sequences and clumpy loss sequences.
The Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model is a numerical weather prediction (NWP) system. NWP refers to the simulation and prediction of the atmosphere with a computer model, and WRF is a set of software for this.
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