About the Authors

Emily M. Cody

Emily.Cody@uvm.edu

Current address: 16 Colchester Ave, Burlington, VT 05401

Affiliations Computational Story Lab, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, United States of America, Vermont Complex Systems Center, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America

Andrew J. Reagan

Affiliations Computational Story Lab, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, United States of America, Vermont Complex Systems Center, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America

Lewis Mitchell

Affiliation School of Mathematical Sciences, The University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia

Peter Sheridan Dodds

Affiliations Computational Story Lab, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, United States of America, Vermont Complex Systems Center, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America

Christopher M. Danforth

Affiliations Computational Story Lab, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, United States of America, Vermont Complex Systems Center, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05401, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CMD EMC. Performed the experiments: EMC. Analyzed the data: EMC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AJR EMC. Wrote the paper: EMC. Edited the manuscript: EMC CMD PSD LM AJR. Collected data: AJR.