Cédric Scherer

Computational Ecology & Data Visualization

Visualizing Temperatures in Berlin with Bar Chart Races

You have seen Bar Chart Races. You have seen Bar Chart Races of Bar Chart Races. Here are some more visualizing monthly temperatures in Berlin! Yes, I jumped on the hype train. Of course, using {ggplot2} and {gganimate}.

A ggplot2 Tutorial for Beautiful Plotting in R

This is a rework of the blog entry called 'Beautiful plotting in R: A ggplot2 cheatsheet' by Zev Ross, posted in 2014 and updated last in 2016. Most changes were made to have an updated version, to follow code style guides, to change style and aesthetics of plots to be (more) beautiful and meaningful and to include additional tipps.

The Evolution of a ggplot (Ep. 1)

In this series of blog posts, I provide step-by-step tutorials explaining how my visualizations have evolved from a typical basic ggplot. In the first episode, I transform a basic boxplot into a colorful and self-explanatory combination of a jittered dot stripplot and a lollipop plot.