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Posted: Aug 31, 2014

The Feynman Lectures on Physics now online

(Nanowerk News) The lectures of Nobel Prize winning physicist Richard Feynman were legendary. They are most famously preserved in The Feynman Lectures. The three-volume set may be the most popular collection of physics books ever written, and now you can access it online, in its entirety, for free.
Caltech and The Feynman Lectures Website are presenting this online edition of The Feynman Lectures on Physics. Now, anyone with internet access and a web browser can enjoy reading a high quality up-to-date copy of Feynman's legendary lectures.
Richard Feynman talking with a teaching assistant
Richard Feynman talking with a teaching assistant after the lecture on The Dependence of Amplitudes on Time, Robert Leighton and Matthew Sands in background, April 29, 1963. (© California Institute of Technology)
Volume 1 - mainly mechanics, radiation and heat
Volume 2 - mainly electromagnetism and matter
Volume 3 - quantum mechanics
Please note that this edition is only free to read online, and the posting on Caltech's website does not transfer any right to download all or any portion of The Feynman Lectures on Physics for any purpose.
This edition has been designed for ease of reading on devices of any size or shape; text, figures and equations can all be zoomed without degradation.
Source: Caltech
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