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Tyler Smith

Plant taxonomist
Adjunct professor
Field botanist

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Recent Posts

Medium Performance Cluster Computing

Set up a temporary computing cluster on a Digital Ocean VPS

Using the LaTeX listings package to style R PDF reports with knitr and pandoc

Styling your reproducible research reports

The Reindeer Botanist, by Wendy Dathan

The adventurous life of one of Canada's botanical legends

Preparing Rubus samples for herbarium study

Collecting and pressing blackberry canes

CSI Ottawa: how plant taxonomy foiled a Japanese plot to fire-bomb Saskatoon in WWII

Museum botanists uncover the origin of mysterious exploding balloons.