Mathematica animations can be easily exported as AVI-format
movies, allowing them immediately to be incorporated into a wide range
of applications--including Microsoft PowerPoint presentations,
Macromedia Flash animations, movies produced by Adobe Premiere, and
Data is easily loaded into Mathematica from Excel spreadsheets
for advanced analysis and plotting. In the following example
Mathematica calculates and visualizes the optimal shipping
strategy based on supply-and-demand data for selected U.S. cities
imported from an Excel spreadsheet.
TeX expressions can be pasted directly into Mathematica, where they
are interpreted, typeset, and can be evaluated.