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My Favourite Tool - R

R can do anything - from making presentations, analyzing and plotting data to version control (Git).

I use it for absolutely everything! It’s not difficult to use and it’s free!

– Bianca Peterson, Temporary lecturer (Microbiology) & Project Coordinator (IT), South Africa


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