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A welcome message from MAA's Director of Publications & Electronic Services

This article explores the symmetry method in elementary differential equations, which uses the invariance of the equation under certain transformations to create a coordinate system in which the equation greatly simplifies.

This ESTEEM module in the Biometrics Category leads the user through several different methodologies for applying Bayesian probabilities to real life examples and problems.
This is a review of the software program Live Math.
A collection of mathematics applets with full documentation and source code for beginning users of Adobe Flash. This collection is part of the MathDL Flash Forum.
These Java applets allow students to explore three classic probability problems: (1) the Birthday Problem, (2) the Poker Problem, and (3) the Buffon Needle problem.
This article explores the geometric interpretation of fractional integration with the aid of several animated images.
A Developers' Area article about developing reusable components in Java.

Events in our world are often modeled with differential equations. This article develops numerical solvers for ODEs. Interactive applets explore topics including slope fields and numerically solving definite integrals and differential equations.

This utility uses the free Flash player plug-in resident in most browsers to provide the student with interactive examples and practice problems to aid in learning about spherical coordinates.