Happy World Literacy Day!
The quote on this image comes from one of the most famous writers of the 20th century, Aldous Huxley (1894–1963). It is brought to you as a friendly reminder of the power of words. They can inspire, anger, educate, and even cause us to question our most firmly held beliefs.
In honor of the day, we have compiled a collection of some of the best free science books (and sites) we've stumbled across. So brew a cup of tea, and spend some time with these great reads....
Free Science Books on the Internet:
NASA Releases Free eBook About Communicating With Aliens
Free Physics E-books For All: Lev Landau & Evgeny Lifshitz
Free Databases: 170 Textbooks & UC Press
Free Science eBooks Database
A Brief Introduction to Particle Physics
Relativity: The Special and General Theory
Introduction to String Field Theory
A No-Nonsense Introduction to General Relativity
Basic Mathematics for Astronomy
And as an added bonus!
The Feynman Lectures, Now Online and Free