Departamento de Matemáticas, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas, Apartado 20632, Caracas 1020-A, Venezuela
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A rigorous proof is given of the hypergeometric-like representation of the Riemann zeta function discovered by Maslanka as a series of Pochhamer polynomials with coefficients depending on the values of at the positive even integers.