Archimedes to Hawking: Laws of Science and the Great Minds Behind Them by Clifford Pickover Oxford University Press | April 16, 2008 | English | ISBN: 0195336119 | 529 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Archimedes to Hawking takes the reader on a journey across the centuries as it explores the eponymous physical laws–from Archimedes' Law of Buoyancy and Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion to Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle and Hubble's Law of Cosmic Expansion–whose ramifications have profoundly altered our everyday lives and our understanding of the universe.
The Blue Cliff Record Language: English | EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 159030232X | 2005 | 688 pages | 0.6 MB / 1 MB
The Blue Cliff Record is a translation of the Pi Yen Lu , a collection of one hundred famous Zen koans accompanied by commentaries and verses from the teachings of Chinese Zen masters. Compiled in the twelfth century, it is considered one of the great treasures of Zen literature and an essential study manual for students of Zen.