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Dec
18
answered How to create effect like Van Gogh's stroke brush?
Dec
17
comment Is it possible to convert expressions containing Root objects to Excel formulas?
related
Dec
16
comment How to find the area between two curves
Hi Alison. You need to use Pi (not pi), and == (not =). And try specifying Reals for Solve's domain. (Although that might not be the real problem.) And I wonder, section 6.1 of what?
Dec
15
comment What is the Missing code in this Wolfram Blog article?
the blog post looks to be using Mathematica 7 - weren't a lot of image processing functions introduced in Mathematica 8?
Dec
14
revised WeatherData function problem: “NonMetricValue” returns undated list of values
coded
Dec
14
comment What are the limits of the Prime-functions?
Try here
Dec
14
revised Call Haskell from Mathematica and return the results inside Mathematica
Title spelling
Dec
14
revised Suppress warnings in ParallelTable
title spelling
Dec
14
revised Numerical instability in cosh and sinh - integral functions
title spelling and copyedits
Dec
12
comment Why does not BarLegend accept user-defined color function?
Does cf = Function[z, RGBColor[RandomReal[z, 3]]] work better?
Dec
11
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
11
comment How to plot contours in the faces of a cube
@Silvia Yes indeed! But the OP probably has functions in mind which might need adjusting in various ways that we know little of...
Dec
11
revised How to plot contours in the faces of a cube
formatting
Dec
11
revised How to plot contours in the faces of a cube
added explanation
Dec
11
revised How to plot contours in the faces of a cube
forgot the legend
Dec
11
answered How to plot contours in the faces of a cube
Dec
10
comment Get brief help for a set of functions
Well spotted! Not mentioned in "Details and Options", but tucked away in "Options" anyway; it's always worth double-checking... :)
Dec
10
comment Get brief help for a set of functions
Information[#] & /@ {Map, Function} isn't quite what you're looking for...
Dec
6
revised How to graph in Cylindrical coordinates in 3D
added manipulate
Dec
4
comment Removing the edge features of an image while enhancing internal connectors
+1 nice answer. Leaves nothing for anyone else to do... :)