CODEX

A pink heart outline created through a sinusoidal function
Creating a Heart Using a geom_line() Argument

Background


The code is as ugly as this cable management solution. Courtesy Nate Vack on Flickr.

The Problem


Palindrome shown in a car’s odometer, courtesy of John Meyer on Flickr

Overview

Things I Tried


Loops
Image courtesy of Bill Smith on Flickr

Overview


The Australian wildfires burned actively across the landscape. The fire season in Australia has been unprecedented. The United States has sent Department of the Interior (DOI) and U.S. Forest Service (USFS) wildfire personnel to assist with ongoing wildfire suppression efforts in Australia. Based on requests from the Australian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council, the U.S. has intermittently deployed wildland USFS and DOI fire personnel throughout December and early January. Image from Flickr.

The Pandemic


Fibonacci staircase to illustrate the topic
Fibonacci staircase at St John’s College, Cambridge, UK, Flickr

The Problem



The author stands ready to assist the next customer at the service window. Local news video footage screengrab.
On my first day on the job, a news crew collected footage of the service window while voters turned in registration forms and absentee envelopes.

How I Started


Background

David Vermillion

Telling stories with data to accomplish mission objectives, improve outcomes, increase efficiencies, and boost profitability

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