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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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Working with StarData Versus AstronomicalData

Using AstronomicalData I could easily do something like: ...
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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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CountryData vs EntityProperty: why do different data access methods produce different results?

Illustrative example: using CountryData we are told the data is missing, but we can nevertheless access it via an EntityProperty....
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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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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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Heliocentric coordinates in PlanetData

I tried to use planets' HeliocentricLongitude and I wonder if anyone has any insight on what coordinate system they use. I took vernal equinox times from http://ns1763.ca/equinox/eqindex.html and ...
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CountryData fails for some tags and properties

The problem has gone, presumably resolved by WRI. See kirma's comment. I'm using Mathematica 10.0.2 for Mac, and for the first time just tried CountryData. ...
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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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Is there a problem with some of the curated Star Data?

I'm not really sure if I'm doing something wrong, or if there's a problem with some of the Mathematica curated data on stars. My problem is this: I'm trying to find the location (latitude and ...
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Does Mathematica support collaborative filtering and recommendation systems?

Does Mathematica support collaborative filtering and recommendation systems such as can be found in Apache Mahout? I could not find any resources about advanced data mining techniques, beyond ...
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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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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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Combining separate CHColorStructureDiagrams to form one molecular structure

I am trying to attach a fructose molecule to a sucrose molecule by using information obtained from the following ...
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Curated data sometimes delivered in undefined units

This question may better go to Wolfram, but as it came up on the weekend, I thought I'd try here first. Take a look at the following: ...
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FinancialData property value at a given date

I was trying to get the volatility value of a specific equity on a given day. Based on the Mathematica Help, the syntax is ...
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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 to insert a formula to FormulaData?

Unit Checking Demo In order to throw a unit error,we run the code ...
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Possible bug in fetching price index data?

I seem only able to fetch price index data for the U.S. For example, the following fails (Mathematica 10.2): ...
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What is the definition of “ConceptWeight” in WordData?

The documentation states that the "ConceptWeight" property is a rough estimate of semantic importance, I'd like to know how this is computed exactly, is there any way to find out?
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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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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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Exporting organization of Mathematica's documentation to a JSON file

In this answer, @Vitaliy Kaurov explores and utilizes new Mathematica's functionality WolframLanguageData: ...
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PlanetData “VelocityAroundSun” giving inconsistent answers

My goal is to create a ListPlot showing the Earth's orbital speed over the course of a year, with one datapoint per day. I'm seeing problems long before I even get to the point of plotting the data! ...
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Compact Map of USA with Alaska and Hawaii shown under California

Is there a more efficient way to include Alaska and Hawaii on a compact US map than the combination of the three GeoGraphics with Insets shown below? ...
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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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Failure of CountryData due to connectivity?

Today I started researching the "Four colours theorem" and to do so I need data, regions for example. I tried using the following line: ...
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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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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 ...