- Library Genesis Project, also known as LibGen. - Library Genesis, or LibGen, is an online search engine and database, which contains Millions of free and full-text electronic books, resources, textbooks, and more! Find some Links and Information Here.
- Wikipedia will become the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy - After thinking about the way characters in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy use “The Guide” to look up information, and the way it seems to get edited… I realized that Wikipedia + Tablet Computer = The Real World’s Hitchhiker’s Guide to Galaxy…
- Comparing U.S. Industries over Time by GDP% - Here is a graph of various Industry’s GDP % of total U.S. GDP from the years 1947 – 2015. The actual data (along with tons of other useful government data) is publicly available. I’ve provided some links here. Graph by Popcrate Where I got the data for this graph Gross-Domestic-Product-(GDP)-by-Industry Data Where you can find … Continue reading Comparing U.S. Industries over Time by GDP%
- Sci-Hub Opens Access to Research Articles - Sci-Hub is an online search engine and “the first website in the world to provide mass & public access to research papers” with more than 58 Million papers available. Sci-Hub can also be described as a scientific journal proxy, allowing anybody to have free access to commercial articles. These articles would otherwise have been inaccessible … Continue reading Sci-Hub Opens Access to Research Articles
Astronomy and Science
NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day