Karthik Ram @_inundata

Yay Area / ✈ in transit

August 2013

@maxogden I ordered all Europe mifi for $14/day. Picking up at Heathrow next week.

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@JohnFBruno do a per sub inquiry. Novelty is their thing. Otherwise take it to plosone.

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@jessitron just needs a — Confucius.

Rather profound for a Friday night.

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@ethanwhite @wesmckinn hah, I downloaded the book today too! I suspect we’re both enjoying the same discount code. :)

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@recology_ @maxogden heh small world. That’s my SO question!
Hey Max! See you in Geneva soonish. :)

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KHCourage Second favorite part of working in the @sciam archives: awesome old adds, like this 1936 Waldorf Astoria: rooms $5 pic.twitter.com/iV4uUotxwo

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@genetics_blog Not an elegant solution but this is an attempt in that direction bit.ly/1dxU5eG

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Excited to see @weecology’s “Nine simple ways to make it easier to (re)use your data” finally published.
bit.ly/1dxTXfa

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@genetics_blog Any more details on the code? Can I do my own deploy with newly installed packages?

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ftrain Writing code means always having to say you’re sorry.

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Pv With Bay Bridge closed, SOMA has spooky apocalyptic feel. pic.twitter.com/ITmkPTfzZs

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@_NickGolding_ and those are also the only few days I’m back in town so will def buy you beer if you’ve got time.

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@_NickGolding_ BART will get you across the bay to Amtrak so you can get to Davis and back.

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@_NickGolding_ I’d suggest something near BART, possibly near Union Sq. Airbnb if on a budget.

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@_NickGolding_ What dates? and what are you looking to do (stuff in the city, or explore outside)?

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Are you in Oxford on the 11th? Want to come hear about @rOpenSci and learn about some of our cool projects?
Tinbergen bldg, D38, 12-2.

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@gvwilson Would pay $$$ for that feature. Currently no mac client offers it.

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@recology_ Damn Canucks with their health care and no IRS.

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@recology_ Dude. That’s an academic office? or did you get a job with the IRS?

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@mbeisen @drugmonkeyblog @drisis Count me in. I’ll even implement that at Cal when those opportunities arise.

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In a post apocalyptic world our email auto responders will continue to apologize for our inability to stay on top of communication.

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@shancarter hey I would love to hear about your data viz fall course. I’m at Cal and would love to sit in if possible.

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@tomjwebb You can set up a simple google doc/form that saves to a spreadsheet.

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@nhcooper123 Thanks! We’ll meet another time. Haven’t forgotten a Dublin bootcamp (just not this trip). :)

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@Stephen_Curry alas you are right. Just got my new air yesterday and it looks like I can’t lock it. :(

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@nhcooper123 unfortunately I’ll miss the sci tweet up. I get there on the 5th.

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Final trip across the old bay bridge.

✔ Not dying on the old bay bridge during an earthquake

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If you’re new to pull requests you might enjoy this nice screencast from @github’s @timothyclem at today’s youtube.com/watch?feature=…

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hadleywickham Brian Ripley recognises the popularity of github: github.com/wch/r-source/c… Courtesy of @winston_chang

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maryannarogers SFO Terminal 2: “It’s like Lake Wobegon, where all of the passengers are above average.”

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@ucfagls I also cringed considerably at their use of big data. Huge red flag.

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@metamattj @ucfagls @se_hampton @carlystrasser fantastic post. Totally spot on. Haven’t had a chance to respond yet.

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Loving @profjsb’s current pop culture refs in his python bootcamp.

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@hadleybeeman and Mozilla’s office is in a pretty great spot!

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qaecology A plea to make conferences more Twitter-friendly, via Pia Lentini bit.ly/16HO1GT

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@hadleybeeman what brings you to the Bay Area? Something open data related?

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@profjsb dude I did not miss your breaking bad references. Get off my case Mr. White. Yo dude.

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@kara_woo I tweeted this at some point. I think. Got to check the commit logs.

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@hadleybeeman At least for BART it’s almost close. Muni is a whole other ball game.

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@GrunerDaniel @cjlortie Indeed. ESA did suffer from extra crappy internet this year though.

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@cjlortie Looking over some tweet data. Intecol tweeted 2x what ESA did this year!

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@VickySchneiderG Seems less effective than a single classroom approach.

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@_PhilMartin Would love to. Need to get on the ball and email folks.

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@timothyclem Hi Tim! Nice to chat with you today. See you around.

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@matthewmccull Just met Tim Clem in person. What a cool guy.

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@_PhilMartin Teaching a rOpenSci workshop at the zoo department on the 11th.

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cjlortie @_inundata super. I love that many ecologists analyze the social ecology of twitter. Or the ecosystem that is us really!

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@_PhilMartin Are you back at Oxford? I’m there on the 11th and it would be great to meet in person.

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@cjlortie Saw that. Pretty cool. we can also do more interesting stuff. Need to grab alll int and esa soonish.

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@Dr_Bik you the one with the Fiji water? If so turn around. Right behind you.

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@Dr_Bik I’m sitting in some room with Josh’s voice booming out of the sky.

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@Dr_Bik Oh hey, you’re here too! We should meet.

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Not a huge fan of MOOCish workshops.

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@profjsb nice room! Will head down shortly.

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R versus Python speed comparison for bootstrapping.
bit.ly/1dgw1fq
Great discussion in the comments.

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@xieyihui Thanks for the heads up. We’re affected by this. bleh.

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mallelis What if most Druids felt about the stonehenge dudes the way most of us feel about Burning Man. how embarrassed would they be now

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Finally getting around to watching Chasing Ice. Stunning footage.
Also incredibly disheartening.

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@DLabAtBerkeley ooh I see Jarrod is instructing. Is he on Twitter? Would he mind a pull request to the repo?

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@DLabAtBerkeley Is there a web page for the bootcamp (w/ schedule) that I could look at?

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@djhocking glad to help. Let me know if you run into other issues.

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@djhocking just download it and copy it to your packages folder.

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The awesome team @MozillaScience are running an expt doing code review on software in PLOS computational bio papers. bit.ly/18S0uvb

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@w00bliette The bay bridge outage cramps my plans a bit. I will suffer through San Mateo for this treat.

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@ElDon78 Just looking fwd to eating in the city and finding easy parking for my Subaru while everyone’s at Burning Man.

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My favorite time of the year in the bay area. Great weather + Parking Man = win.

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@ethanwhite Love the new autoresponder! I need to concoct something similar.

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@jhamrick Now you just need a mimosa to balance everything out.

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@gawbul @AhmedMoustafa @ctitusbrown @figshare @pyOpenSci So many ways to skin this cat. A quick bash script + figshare API call for eg.

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xeni Breaking Bad’s Anna Gunn’s fascinating op-ed in NYT on sexist hate directed at her by people who loathe Skyler White. nytimes.com/2013/08/24/opi…

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@LlewellynCox thanks! You simplified a decision for me. Cheers.

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@eperlste I’m at “work” too. But my work involves starting at a laptop. Tonight’s office = my neighborhood pub.

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@emckiernan13 I’m quietly coding away at a pub and I raise my glass for you. Cheers.

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Github, Object of Nerd Love, Makes Play for Non-Programmers
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Mission: San Francisco
? : London

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@duffy_ma Huge fan of boring field sites too! It was a key decision for my dissertation field site!

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@mbeisen Easy to do. My group write rplos and we can programmatically query a huge sample of plos articles and figure this out.

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arielwaldman Frequent travelers: what do you do about email auto-responders? Have you done away w/ them and just hope ppl know you’re crap at responding?

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If you’re on a mac, Pop is a nice little menu bar app to get a link digest from your Twitter flood.
bit.ly/1c10ZVA

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@KTInvasion email the file to me. Kram at Berkeley edu.

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jlehtoma Walter Jetz: sharing the data with your publication can really increase the impact of your work

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@elitabaldridge @polesasunder @github @RBChannell but yes, I love the improvements and your point is spot on.

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@elitabaldridge my super smart dog rebased my entire repo so my homework is gone.

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@chrismentzel it is nice! Not complaining about that. :)

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@elitabaldridge @polesasunder @github @RBChannell couldn’t you already do they without the pretty viewer?

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@KTInvasion if this is ggplot just ggsave to an eps extension and you’re done.

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@KTInvasion he’s on vacation. I can help. Is this from ggplot or something else?

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@jessitron can you elaborate on why it doesn’t support reproducibility?

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@jessitron R the software or are you referring to something else?

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@chrismentzel it has always stored tabular data. Just shows it in a pretty format now. Same file size limits to preview apply as before.

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@fperez_org @profjsb I signed up since I’ve never been to your bootcamp.

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@jessicablois I’ve learned not to get snarky with purchasing people. Slows things down ever more. Currently trying to nudge something along

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@portablebrain Yep, absolutely! I think we’re doing a mini reunion brunch that am before @shaka_lulu takes off.

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@portablebrain Staying in London from 7-11 and back for 13-15. 14 is preferable but 13th is ok too.

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@Mbussonn @fperez_org I should grab one of those from Fernando sometime.

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It doesn’t get any easier [in academia]. Great guest post by Peter Adler. bit.ly/15068hC

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@WrightingApril teh sad. I’d totally join you if I were in the same airport.

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@MikeTaylor are you based in Bristol? I’m there in a couple of weeks and would love to meet and chat about

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@portablebrain hey when’s your birthday celebration? 13th or 14th? Let me know.

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@Protohedgehog before I forget are you based on London or elsewhere? I’m there first two weeks in sep. would be great to grab a pint.

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profjsb Proud to be @UCBerkeley despite only coming in third in the overall worldwide ranking of universities…
newscenter.berkeley.edu/2013/08/19/ber…

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@eperlste sound good. See you near the Starbucks.

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@eperlste Sure. We could meet on Oxford & Center and walk somewhere from there.

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mxwlj Draft workflow: merging R output (figures/tables) w/ an article written in markdown tiny.cc/8s041w - Thanks @_inundata & @weecology!

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@eperlste Back in town for a couple of weeks before more travel. Want to grab coffee sometime?

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@cjlortie worst case export to PDF rather than to ppt. Slide show will still work and it’ll look the same.

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MrBigFists I’m pretty disappointed the person in charge of naming stuff decided to call a collection of killer whales a pod and not an orcastra.

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jsvine You say “UC Davis,” Google Maps’ algorithm says “pepper spray”: pic.twitter.com/QcUGryBr7x

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@MathBioPaul we like Sublime Text 2. Students can try the free unlimited trial.

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rOpenSci [Blog] Working with climate data from the web in bit.ly/1cXIrIU

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@eperlste @rmounce @LouWoodley @Protohedgehog Not a huge fan of Prezi for data talks. Yet to see one done well.

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Don’t ever leave your phone lying around at a party.

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@kara_woo totes. Pretty sure @hspter’s manager Mr. Truffles sent her on assignment to look for cat pics on Instagram.

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@hspter I have this theory that etsy is run by cats but they have hired a few humans like you to be the public faces of the company.

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@jdyeakel @recology_ for ios just jailbreak your iphone with evasion and install PDA Net ($20) from the cydia store.

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mrianleslie Maslow’s Hierarchy reconfigured for the 21st century pic.twitter.com/NXgFTlwHPf

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kellyproof shoutout to @rOpenSci for getting all kinds of social & enviro data

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@DigitalanUK If your floor offer is open for Sat night I might take you up on it.

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@recology_ awesome! @MiriamGoldste is wicked cool and a good person to know!

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@kellyproof I see my plants every 2-3 weeks. Our reunions are very surreal.

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@chrismattmann I’m giving Annie a crash course on twitter.

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The Tooth and Claw blog @PLOS has a nice write up on the @rOpenSci project. bit.ly/14d4fYK Thanks @VirginiaGewin!

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@arfon Congrats Arfon! If you find yourself at @github HQ I’d love to chat in person about various things.

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@emilysdarling PS @skmorgane and @ethanwhite’s kid is amazing. Jealous you’ll get to hang with her for the year.

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@emilysdarling I will bring you bubble wrap for Saturday night.

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@skmorgane I love this tweet because I’m friends with @emilysdarling AND your daughter.

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When starting out on a new machine which dist should I go with. Anaconda or Entought? Either one would be for academic use.

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@elikint Unfortunately missing it due to other travel. Scott is attending from our project.

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@recology_ wow, they sent this to everyone to use?

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@recology_ Is that the official list of hashtags for the two day meeting?

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adaptive_plant 2yr testing models of plant trait evolution and diversity with @adaptive_plant @WestobyMark @phylorich bit.ly/16BPbFD

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denormalize How to Share Scientific Data nyti.ms/16GOprg via @OmoNsasi - article also explains my motivations behind github.com/maxogden/dat

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sckottie Come to the session at at 3:30 pm Thursday to learn/talk about working with science/climate data in

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SFO ✈ LAX ✈ SBB

Off to @nceas for the ISEES working group led by @metamattj

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@rmounce @metamattj Fairly easily to parallelize. If you post a short example as a gist, I can help.

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@MarkHahnel @DigitalanUK @portablebrain You kids around the weekend of the 14th Sep? I could hang out that day if y’all are free.

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@naupakaz @polesasunder I have the full dataset from last year. Will have the full one from this yr shortly. Will share as soon as possible.

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luckyshirt IKEA’s meatballs are made from the people who couldn’t find the way out.

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@greendinosaurs Sounds fantastic. I already have one planned for sesync but will work on this one. Got ideas for any good collaborators?

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@GrunerDaniel Going to be there in a few weeks. Will need your recs.

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