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"Formula and Function," in NetWatch, Science, 23 January 2004, page443.

The Wolfram Functions Site hasover 80,000 functions and formulas, including Bessel functionsand elliptic integrals. The site also has graphs and animations. Siteco-creator Michael Trott says that there are plans to add more informationto the site, such as how certain functions got their names.

--- Mike Breen

American Mathematical Society