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New in 7.0: Computable Data
Mathematica 7 delivers the latest fruits of Wolfram Research's major long-term Computable Data Initiative, providing immediate access to curated static and dynamic data in several important new areas.
New in Mathematical Data
GraphData (extended) — properties of many more named and enumerated graphs
PolyhedronData (extended) — additional properties of polyhedra
New in Scientific & Technical Data
WeatherData full current and historical worldwide weather data
GeodesyData data on geodetic coordinate systems, geoid shapes, etc.
GeoProjectionData data on cartographic projections
AstronomicalData (extended) — positions of planets and other objects now dynamic
ChemicalData (extended) — more compounds and more properties
New in Life Science Data
GenomeData data on all known human genes
GenomeLookup find exact matches on the human genome
ProteinData protein structure and function
New in Linguistic Data
DictionaryLookup (extended) — look up words in multilingual dictionaries