WolframAlpha is a computational knowledge engine

By Shekhar Sahu on 11 October 2009 9:11 PM

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WolframAlpha is a computational knowledge engine. Which can answer any proper question you submit. If you make any search query in any other search engine. The search engine will crawl billions of web pages and index it which can't always give the answer we are searching.
WolframAlpha computes with it's AI and serves the unexpected answers, you could never imagine before. Wolfram is dealing with the whole spectrum of knowledge.



WolframAlpha at work

for the search "What is the distance between Bhilai & Portblair?" WolframAlpha returned the results -
  • The distance in KMs, Miles, Meters, NMI(Nautical Miles)
  • The time is taken to travel by car, ship, aircraft, light in vacuum, light in optical fiber and many more.






You can ask questions on the following topics.

Mathematics
Statistics & Data Analysis
Physics
Chemistry
Materials
Engineering
Astronomy
Earth Sciences
Life Sciences
Technological World
Transportation
Computational Sciences
Web & Computer Systems
Units & Measures
Money & Finance
Dates & Times
Places & Geography
Socioeconomic Data
Weather
Health & Medicine
Food & Nutrition
Words & Linguistics
Culture & Media
People & History
Education
Organizations
Sports & Games
Music
Colors


See more examples here.

To Explore wolfram-alpha and expand your knowledge visit

wolframalpha.com.

You can also signup to become a curator at wolfram alpha and help it enhance its knowledge engine.


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