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How to set proper time zone for weather data

I am running a query to pull historical temperature readings from Los Angeles using the following query: ...
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In which direction does WindDirection 0° point?

I was playing around with WeatherData. In this moment: WeatherData["Milan", "WindDirection"] (*0°*) which is nice, but 0°, ...
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How do I extract religion fractions data from CountryData?

In this code: data = CountryData["UnitedStates", "ReligionsFractions"] I need to extract all of the names of the various religions as a variable and the fraction ...
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Error Processing CityData

I try get the populations of all cities by this common used line pop0 = Map[{#, CityData[#, "Population"]} &, CityData[All]]; But it gives me this error ...
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How To Improve Mathematica StarData Performance When Compared To AstronomicalData

My tests of using AstronomicalData versus StarData show that StarData requests are 15 times ...
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How To Replace xAxis and yAxis Number Values With An Associated Name

This application works great. The thing is, the associations: {{xAxis, 6}, {4, 5, 6, 7, 8}}, {{yAxis, 7}, {5, 6, 7, 8}}, while functional, are not very intuitive. How can I replace xAxis and yAxis ...
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Extracting, Formatting, and Exporting Mathematica AstronomicalData - Is There an Easier Way?

If any of you have tried to use Mathematica AstronomicalData and its newest replacements like StarData, you may already be familiar with the large data issues, and the almost impossible download times....
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Obtaining Historical Financial Data

I'm trying to get the historical P/E ratio for a number of securities. WolframAlpha makes this seem easy: However, when I try to obtain a subset (or even just a single value) of this information in ...
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How to turn a colour entity into a colour directive?

I am not experienced with Wolfram Knowledgebase queries and working with entities. What is the "correct" way to convert a colour entity into a colour directive? Example: ...
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CVaR Portfolio Optimization

I am looking for help on CVaR Portfolio Optimization based on the article . I have to solve the following problem: CVaR cannot be negative by design. Therefore, (a)+ is defined as max(a, 0). Withe ...
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How can I use Mathematica to sort the US Congressional Districts by Perimeter÷Area

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts. Some of their shapes can be really strange due to gerrymandering. I think that I can find very gerrymandered congressional districts if ...
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Is there a Wikidata - based Entity system yet?

Wikidata.org seems to have a similar goal as the new Entity/EntityProperty Wolfram-knowledge base system. The differences are that Wikidata is open, promising faster expansion and fixing, but of ...
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converting a named graph into a graph object

I am seeking the edge lists of the complements of named graphs on n vertices. At first sight I would use ...
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How can I find the Quandl codes for metals?

Probably not the right site to ask this, but how can I find out the Quandl codes for different commodities? For example, gold against USD? Tried "CURRFX/XAUUSD", ...
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Why is my ListPlot rounding up fractions?

I'm trying to create a ListPlot that compares a country's poverty fraction with its cellular phone fraction. I'm using this to create the table. ...
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Working with StarData Versus AstronomicalData

Using AstronomicalData I could easily do something like: ...
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Filtering word data nouns by subfield?

I am making string combinations using WordData and would like to filter all nouns that come from a specific professional specialization. For example, the nouns in ...
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Scale size PolyhedronData

How can I plot a truncated cube with size (sqrt(2)-1)? The code I am using is simply PolyhedronData["TruncatedCube"]
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ChemicalData, only index downloaded

I do not have access to internet on my PC , so as in Wolfram's KB, I preloaded ChemicalData from an online PC, and then transferred it to my PC. The problem is only the index got downloaded, so how ...
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GeoGraphics - mapping the Moon

The link here shows a nice way to depict the map of the Moon in Mathematica. But is there a way, to center the Mollweide projection onto the far side of the Moon?
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ChemicalData[] error: “L-Cysteine” is not a known entity, class,

If I execute: ChemicalData["L-Cysteine", "MolarMass"] I get the following error: ChemicalData::notent: "L-Cysteine" is not a known entity, class, or tag for ...
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How to refer to amino acids by their single-letter abbreviations in ChemicalData[]?

ChemicalData["AminoAcids"] returns the 20 amino acids. There are some properties available, like the molar mass: ...
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Why does WordList[“KnownWords”] include so many non-words?

I was going through the Wolfram Language book in Mathematica and in one chapter had the following exercise to pick out palindromes: ...
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List of all dog breeds

How to make a list of all dog breeds with pictures and names like this I tried: EntityValue[ Take[EntityList[EntityClass["DogBreed", All]], 3], "Image"] ...
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ElementData possible oxidation states

Is there any way to find out the possible oxidation states for a given element? Something like this: ElementData[1, "OxidationStates"] -> {-1, 1} Here is a ...
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All the food WolframAlpha knows about

I want to plot some nutritional values and do some computation with it. Is there an analogue of CountryData[] to get a list of all the foods for which WA has ...
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None connected graphs for n=59? [closed]

For some reason GraphData["Connected", 59] gives no graphs, is this a bug?
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How to plot GDPs in this way?

Actually the current answer is very wonderfull.The bouns just for someone can complete this question. I found this interesting plot of how the relationship between the GDPs of different countries has ...
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How to get the actual Wolfram Language code to draw polyhedra in PolyhedronData?

PolyhedronData[] gives a nice collection of polyhedra. And calling PolyhedronData["DodecahedronIcosahedronCompound", "Image"] ...
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Difficulties using AdministrativeDivisionData and Entities: Who cures the curator?

Part 1: Difficulties using Entities Happily realizing that there is a lot of curated data "under the hood" in Mathematica I wanted to access population data for some Administrative Divisions in ...
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getting stock price from financial data

I would like to print only the stock price from below input , i have been trying since a couple of hours with no luck..this is what I did ...
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Mapping Functions to Associations [duplicate]

If I have the association matrix listed bellow and I want to apply: ...
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How to insert a formula to FormulaData?

Unit Checking Demo In order to throw a unit error,we run the code ...
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3D orbits of moons around their respective planets

I have seen a lot of solar system models (both animated and not), but I am trying to replicate the same thing with moons. Either just one planet and its lunar system or the our whole solar system with ...
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How to correctly use FormulaData

I am exploring some of the functions involving units and formulas, and wondered how to input quantities if the variable has a subscript. This works ...
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Mathematica and Wolfram Alpha - Long data series [duplicate]

Let's say I want a long series of data with the Mexican peso / US dollar exchange rate. The old code I used back in the day was FinancialData["USD/MXN", All] ...
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Increasing resolution in AnatomicalData

In version 10.3 one can get an image of an anatomical structure, such as a brain, using this code: AnatomyData[Entity["AnatomicalStructure", "Brain"], "Image"] ...
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Convert star name into entity value

I have a list of star names: stan = Select[#, Last[#] < Quantity[153.5, "LightYears"] &] &@ StarData[StarData[], {"Name", "DistanceFromEarth"}] ...
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W|A or Mathematica for CountryData?

Sometimes W|A gives you something ... WolframAlpha["electricity production of the United States in 2007", "Result"] ... not available in the WDF ...
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How to display EntityProperty objects with their CanonicalName?

Is there a way to display EntityProperty objects with their CanonicalName instead of the text they are currently displayed with. ...
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How to find euro zone equivalent of treasury data in U.S. using FinancialData?

For example I use FinancialData["^TYX", "Price", {{2004}, {2014}, "Week"}]; to get data for U.S. treasury data, can I do the same for eurozone yield curve? I know I ...
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How to find the standard names of chemicals in ChemicalData?

When I try to get info on acetic acid with the ChemicalData function there are only "aceticAcid$l^{1}oxidanylEster" and ...
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Initializing FinancialData indices … never finishes

Bug introduced in 10.3.0 and fixed in 10.3.1 Retrieving data using FinancialData became more unreliable in the last couple of months, but simply retrying was ...
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Why some GeoProjections show just half of Chukotka region (Russian map)

I've moved to V.10.4 and proceed with Russian map (the aim is to geoplot regional distributions of some values). Notice most eastern Russian region - Chukotka. Chukotka, unlike other entities, ...
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Where is ExampleData stored on my system

When I enter: Import["ExampleData/numberdata.csv"] Where does Mathematica go on my system to find the file numberdata.csv? Or, what Mathematica command will ...
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ExampleData texts [closed]

Im interested, what books, text are included the ExampleData, like Alice in Wonderland, The Raven... Is there any site, I can check all the text in mathematica? I tried for example Poe: The Black Cat, ...
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Render Graphics3D of anatomical data in color

I am trying to render a bone structure in color in Mathematica 10.3, but none of the obvious methods seem to work: ...
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Remove country flags that match a certain image pattern

I wanted to create the flag you create when you average over all the flags of the world, for this little post: medium ...
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Is it possible to get CityData for different years?

Is it possible to get CityData for different years? Or get a year of origin of data in CityData?