Ask HN: What are all the FOSS programs for various mathematical explorations?

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  • NumPy

    The fundamental package for scientific computing with Python.

  • Basically, what are all the FOSS alternatives to things like Matlab and Mathematica? Solvers, visualizers, or anything having to do with computational math. I'm aware of Sage Math, Julia, R, Octave, Numpy, Scipy, and several more I'm forgetting atm, but am pretty sure there are many more. What are they?


  • manim

    Animation engine for explanatory math videos

  • Not exactly what you are looking for, but 3blue1brown's is a great resource all in all.

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