Notes

This page contains links to notes I have taken while reading books. Each link points to the notes for a particular book. The numbers at the beginnings of lines are page numbers in the book.

For a detailed description of how I make these notes, see this essay.



"A Different Universe", by Robert B. Laughlin
"A New Science of Life", by Rupert Sheldrake
"A Place for Consciousness", by Gregg Rosenberg
"A Sense of the Future: Essays in Natural Philosophy", by J. Bronowski
"A World Without Time: The Forgotten Legacy of Gödel and Einstein", by Palle Yourgrau
"About Time: Einstein's Unfinished Revolution", by Paul Davies
"Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology", by Isaac Asimov
"Atlas Shrugged", by Ayn Rand
"Beyond Belief", by Elaine Pagels
"Biomedical Ethics", by Thomas A. Mappes and David Degrezia
"Chaos", by James Gleick
"Consciousness and the Universe: Quantum Physics, Evolution, Brain & Mind", by Sir Roger Penrose, Stuart Hameroff, M.D., and Subhash Kak, Ph. D.
"Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge", by Edward O. Wilson
"Contemplative Science: Where Buddhism and Neuroscience Converge", by B. Alan Wallace
"Creative Evolution", by Henri Bergson
"Critique of Pure Reason", by Immanuel Kant
"Cycles of Time: An Extraordinary New View of the Universe", by Roger Penrose
"Engines of Creation", by K. Eric Drexler
"Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems: Ptolemaic and Copernican", by Galileo Galilei
"Explaining Consciousness - The Hard Problem", Edited by Jonathan Shear
"Fermat's Enigma", by Simon Singh
"Four Laws that Drive the Universe", by Peter Atkins
"Free Will", by Sam Harris
"Genome", by Matt Ridley
"Geons, Black Holes & Quantum Foam", by John Archibald Wheeler
"Green Hell", by Steve Milloy
"Hidden Dimensions: The Unification of Physics and Consciousness", by B. Alan Wallace
"History of Philosophy: Selected Readings", Edited by Abernathy and Langford
"How the Mind Works", by Steven Pinker
"Ideas and Opinions", by Albert Einstein
"Imprimis A Fortieth Anniversary Collection", edited by Douglas A. Jeffray
"In Denial: Historians, Communism & Espionage", by John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr
"Insights for the Age of Aquarius", by Gina Cerminara
"Into the Heart of the Mind", by Frank Rose
"Just Six Numbers", by Martin Rees
"Knocking on Heaven's Door", by Lisa Randall
"Known and Unknown: A Memoir", by Donald Rumsfeld
"Mathematics and the Search for Knowledge", by Morris Kline
"Meditations", by Marcus Aurelius
"Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False", by Thomas Nagel
"Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity", by Gregory Bateson
"My Stroke of Insight", by Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D.
"Nature Via Nurture", by Matt Ridley
"New Theories of Everything: The Quest for Ultimate Explanation", by John D. Barrow
"Our Knowledge of the External World", by Bertrand Russell
"Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality", by Max Tegmark
"Out of my Later Years", by Albert Einstein
"Paradigms Lost", by John L. Casti
"Parallel Worlds", by Michio Kaku
"People of the Deer", by Farley Mowat
"Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track", edited by Michelle Feynman
"Pi in the Sky: Counting, Thinking, and Being", by John D. Barrow
"Programming the Universe", by Seth Lloyd
"Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon's Journey into the Afterlife", by Eben Alexander, M.D.
"Quantum Enigma", by Bruce Rosenblum and Fred Kuttner
"Quantum Evolution", by Johnjoe McFadden
"Radical Evolution", Joel Garreau
"Shadows of the Mind", by Roger Penrose
"Speculations: The Reality Club", edited by: John Brockman
"Straw Dogs", by John Gray
"Symmetry and the End of Probability", by Thinh Tran 'Dangson'
"The Bottomless Well: The Twilight of Fuel, the Virtue of Waste, and Why We Will Never Run Out of Energy", by Peter W. Huber & Mark P. Mills
"The Conscious Mind: In Search of a Fundamental Theory", by David J. Chalmers
"The Cosmic Code", by Heinz Pagels
"The Creators", by Daniel J. Boorstin
"The Elegant Universe", by Brian Greene
"The Emperor's New Mind", by Roger Penrose
"The End of Science", by John Horgan
"The Equation that Couldn't be Solved", by Mario Livio
"The Fabric of the Cosmos", by Brian Greene
"The Fountainhead", by Ayn Rand
"The Greek Way to Western Civilization", by Edith Hamilton
"The History", by Herodotus, Translated by David Grene
"The Human Web: A Bird's-Eye View of World History", by J.R. McNeill & William McNeill
"The Imitation of Christ", by Thomas a Kempis
"The Incomplete Universe: Totality, Knowledge, and Truth", by Patrick Grim
"The Large, the Small, and the Human Mind", by Roger Penrose
"The Map of Heaven", by Eben Alexander, M.D.
"The Meaning of it All", by Richard P. Feynman
"The Mind's I", by Douglas R. Hofstadter and Daniel C. Dennett
"The Nag Hammadi Library", edited by James M. Robinson
"The Nature of Space and Time", by Stephen Hawking and Roger Penrose
"The New Empire of Debt: The Rise and Fall of an Epic Financial Bubble", by William Bonner and Addison Wiggin
"The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind", by Julian Jaynes
"The Pleasures of Philosophy", by Will Durant
"The Quantum World: Quantum Physics for Everyone", by Kenneth W. Ford
"The Response to Industrialism 1885-1914", by Samuel P. Hays
"The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe", by Roger Penrose
"The Seat of the Soul", by Gary Zukav
"The Second Creation", by Robert P. Crease and Charles C. Mann
"The Seekers", by Daniel J. Boorstin
"The Sense of Being Stared At", by Rupert Sheldrake
"The Shape of Inner Space: String Theory and the Geometry of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions", by Shing-Tung Yau and Steve Nadis
"The Structure of Scientific Revolutions", by Thomas Kuhn
"The Tangled Wing", by Melvin Konner
"The Tao of Phyiscs", by Fritjof Capra
"The Tempting of America", by Robert Bork
"The Turning Point: Science, Society, and the Rising Culture", by Fritjof Capra
"The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality", by H.H. The Dalai Lama
"The Universe Within: A New Science Explores the Human Mind", by Morton Hunt
"The Unknown Spirit", by Jean Charon
"The User Illusion", by Tor Norretranders
"The World As I See It", by Albert Einstein
"The World of Physics", Edited by Arthur Beiser
"Three Roads to Quantum Gravity", by Lee Smolin
"Three Who Made a Revolution", by Bertram D. Wolfe
"Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus", by Ludwig Wittgenstein
"Trial of a Thousand Years: World Order and Islamism", by Charles Hill
"What is Life? with Mind and Matter & Autobiographical Sketches", by Erwin Schroedinger
"What Mad Pursuit", by Francis Crick
"World Order", by Henry Kissinger

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