• Antifragile: Things That Gain From Disorder – Nassim Taleb
  • The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable – Nassim Taleb
  • Chaos: Making a New Science – James Gleick
  • Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman – James Gleick
  • Ghost in the Wires – Kevin Mitnick
  • Just for Fun – Linus Torvalds
  • Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of AI – Max Tegmark
  • Masters of Doom: How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture – David Kushner
  • Fooled by Randomness – Nassim Taleb
  • Our Mathematical Universe – Max Tegmark
  • Permanent Record – Edward Snowden
  • Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman – Richard Feynman
  • The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations That Transform the World – David Deutsch
  • The Black Hole War – Leonard Susskind
  • The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications – David Deutsch
  • The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood – James Gleick
  • The Pleasure of Finding Things Out – Richard Feynman
  • Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman
  • Toward an AI Physicist for Unsupervised Learning – Tailin Wu, Max Tegmark
  • What Do You Care What Other People Think? – Richard Feynman
  • Artificial Intelligence with Lex Fridman
  • Darknet Diaries
  • Making Sense with Sam Harris
  • On the Metal
  • Radiolab
  • Sean Caroll’s Mindscape
  • The Joe Rogan Experience
  • The Portal with Eric Weinstein

Physics

Classical and Analytical Mechanics

Literature

  • An Introduction to Mechanics – Daniel Kleppner, Robert Kolenkow
  • Classical Mechanics – Herbert Goldstein, Charles Poole, John Safko
  • Classical Mechanics – Tom Kibble, Frank Berkshire
  • Course of Theoretical Physics Volume 1: Mechanics – Lev Landau, Evgeny Lifshitz
  • Feynman Lectures on Physics Volume 1 – Richard Feynman
  • University Physics – Hugh Young, Roger Freedman

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Electromagnetism

Literature

  • Classical Electrodynamics – John David Jackson
  • Feynman Lectures on Physics Volume II – Richard Feynman
  • Introduction to Electrodynamics – David J. Griffiths
  • Theory of Electromagnetic Fields – Andrzej Wolski
  • University Physics – Hugh Young, Roger Freedman

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Quantum Physics

Literature

  • Feynman Lectures on Physics Volume III – Richard Feynman
  • Introduction to Quantum Mechanics – David J. Griffiths
  • Principles of Quantum Mechanics – Ramamurti Shankar
  • Quantum Mechanics – Albert Messiah

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Statistical Physics

Literature

  • Fundamentals of Statistical and Thermal Physics – Frederick Reif
  • Statistical Mechanics – Kerson Huang
  • Statistical Physics of Particles – Mehran Kardar
  • Statistical Mechanics – R. K. Pathria, Paul Beale
  • Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics – Walter Greiner, Ludwig Neise, Horst Stöcker

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Other Notable Lecture Series

Mathematics

Literature

  • A First Course in Probability – Sheldon Ross
  • Calculus – James Stewart
  • Complex Analysis – Lars Ahlfors
  • Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems, and an Introduction to Chaos – Morris Hirsch, Stephen Smale, Robert L. Devaney
  • Differential Equations with Historical Applications – George Simmons
  • Fourier Transform for Pedestrians – Tilman Butz
  • Inside Interesting Integrals – Paul Nahin
  • Introduction to Smooth Manifold – John Lee
  • Introduction to Functional Analysis – Erwin Kreyszig
  • Linear Algebra Done Right – Sheldon Axler
  • Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering – Ken Riley, Michael Hobson, Stephen Bence
  • Principles of Mathematical Analysis – Walter Rudin
  • Probability Theory: The Logic of Science – E. T. Jaynes

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Computer Science, Data Science, and Machine Learning

Literature

  • Clean Code – Robert Martin
  • Deep Learning – Ian Goodfellow, Yoshua Bengio, Aaron Courville
  • Effective Computation in Physics – Anthony Scopatz, Kathryn Huff
  • Elements of Information Theory – Thomas Cover, Joy Thomas
  • Machine Learning: A Probabilistic Perspective – Kevin P. Murphy

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