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Calculus Made Easy

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Silvanus P. Thompson


Calculus Made Easy: Being a Very-Simplest Introduction to Those Beautiful Methods of Reckoning which Are Generally Called by the Terrifying …

Short Account of the History of Mathematics

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W. W. Rouse Ball


This is a history of mathematics from antiquity to the turn of the 20th century. (Summary by Paul King)

Prime Numbers

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Unknown


A recording of the first 2000 prime numbers (2-17389). Recommended listening for all math geeks and insomniacs!

Miscellanea Curiosa, Vol 1

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Edmond Halley


"The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous ex…

The Fourth Dimension Simply Explained

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Henry Parker Manning


In January 1909 a friend of the Scientific American paid the sum of 500$ which was to be awarded as a prize for the best popular explanation…

A Tangled Tale

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Lewis Carroll


Lewis Carroll (1832 - 1896) is best known for 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'. It is less widely known that he worked as a lecturer for m…

The Secrets of Mathematics


Various


University of Oxford Podcasts

The Study of Mathematics

In Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays

Read by Landon D. C. Elkind


Bertrand Russell


This anthology collects a number of fascinating strands of Bertrand Russell's thought. "Mathematics and the Metaphysicians" detail…

Mathematics and the Metaphysicians

In Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays

Read by Landon D. C. Elkind


Bertrand Russell


This anthology collects a number of fascinating strands of Bertrand Russell's thought. "Mathematics and the Metaphysicians" detail…

Birth of an Idea: A Mathematical Adventure

In The Secrets of Mathematics

Read by Cedric Villani


Various


University of Oxford Podcasts

Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays

Read by Landon D. C. Elkind


Bertrand Russell


This anthology collects a number of fascinating strands of Bertrand Russell's thought. "Mathematics and the Metaphysicians" detail…

09 - The Mathematics of a Dream

In The Iron Heel

Read by Matt Soar


Jack London


A dystopian novel about the terrible oppressions of an American oligarchy at the beginning of the Twentieth Century, and the struggles of a …

Love, Wine and Mathematics

In Electricity

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Myke Bartlett


1999 - Aston Somerfield, casual smoker and part-time alcoholic, has come to London to find himself. He knows who he's looking for, he's seen…

Mathematics in the real world

In Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences at the Department for Continuing Educat…

Read by Marcus du Sautoy


Various


University of Oxford Podcasts

Mathematics: Navigating Nature's Dark Labyrinth

In Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences at the Department for Continuing Educat…

Read by Marcus du Sautoy


Various


University of Oxford Podcasts

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

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Edwin Abbott Abbott


Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an 1884 science fiction novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott. As a satire, Flat…

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 026

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Various


A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the re…

American Adventure 23 Eps


Various


(23 Episodes) "American Adventure" The "American Adventure" series is a wonderful drama series depicting important momen…

Science and Hypothesis

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Henri Poincaré


Jules Henri Poincaré (1854 – 1912) was one of France's greatest mathematicians and theoretical physicists, and a philosopher of scien…

MIT Understanding Lasers and Fiberoptics


MIT OpenCourseWare


Lasers are essential to an incredibly large number of applications. Today, they are used in bar code readers, compact discs, medicine, commu…

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