Bar Chart Races With gganimate

Grand Slam Tennis Bar Chart Race This week’s Tidy Tuesday dataset contained data about Grand Slam Tennis Tournaments during the Open Era. John Burn-Murdoch from The Financial Times had put together a series of beautiful visualizations using a similar dataset, which reminded me of the bar chart races he made... [Read More]

Open Policing Code Walk Through

Stanford Open Policing Tidy Tuesday Code Walk Through For this week’s Tidy Tuesday, the data came from the excellent Stanford Open Policing Project First up: loading in the necessary packages and reading in the dataset. library(tidyverse); library(maps); library(viridis) url <- "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/5harad/openpolicing/master/results/data_for_figures/combined_data.csv" combined_data <- readr::read_csv(url) Next, let’s take a quick look... [Read More]