Free Online Learning Resources of Sciences, Health and Social Studies

A selection of free online learning resources courses on every possible topic you can think of. Some websites offer certificates and diplomas, while others will give you credits towards a university degree.

Top Science websites for learning. Courses, certificates, diplomas, university credits, lectures, activities, videos, podcasts, etc. All free online learning resources.

Open Courseware, free education, high-quality online educational resources for teaching and learning.

Free Online Learning Resources

Acclaimed MIT offers a range of courses from undergraduate and above. Not just physics and maths, but a variety of subjects.

Offers a variety of courses from universities and approved partners. A lot of free courses but you can also earn a degree.

It provides free, world-class education in STEM and non-STEM subjects.

Spanish governmental website with a range of courses from finance to languages. Designed for unemployed or elderly people. Free access for all.

Searches over 60 databases and over 2,200 scientific websites to provide users with access to more than 200 million pages of authoritative federal science information including research and development results.

Free website dedicated to learning. Range of courses, certificates and diplomas are all free.

Platform with resources for AP biology students, genetics and cell biology. You can customize your own eBooks for your students. Create an online classroom, etc.

Free online courses from Western Australia’s largest and most culturally diverse university Curtin University.

Free education from Yale University. Courses do not count towards credits.

Over 1500 free courses from all over the Internet, including many Universities.

Provides a variety of courses from humanities to sciences for independent learners.

A great reference section on Tesla’s work.

Provides high quality online educational resources for teaching and learning, with current emphasis on STEM.provides high quality online educational resources for teaching and learning, with current emphasis on STEM.

Bitesize learning for school children. Variety of topics for core skills.

It offers a variety in many different subjects for free from several Universities.

Free and paid courses both in English and Spanish. Anybody can upload their own material.

Free Online Learning Resources by Subject


MIT course materials that reflect almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects.

Middle school/high school physics lessons.

A full guide to semiconductor physics.

Events, publications, activities, jobs etc.

Is an independent website tracking the status of legislation in the United States Congress and helping you participate in your national legislature.

It has a selection of topics to learn as well as very good Algebra solvers.

The best source to learn anything and everything about mathematics.

Mathematics, Physical and Life Sciences, computation and engineering. High School and above.

A collection of activities and math games for children.

Offers a variety of mathematical calculators, as well as lessons.


Chemistry Library is s a multi-institutional collaborative venture to develop the next generation of open-access texts to improve postsecondary education at all levels of higher learning.

Comprehensive periodic table with explanations of all elements and related trivia, orbitals, isotopes, etc.

High school and undergraduate chemistry materials. Quizzes, formulas, videos, etc.

Explanations of symmetry, constants, unit converters and other online tools to help learn chemistry.

NASA’s Mission to Pluto and the Kuiper Belt.Pluto – New Horizons: NASA’s Mission to Pluto and the Kuiper Belt.

Great visualization of the very small and the very big objects in our universe.

Offers a variety of audio and video resources, as well as activities and lessons, plan to teach Astronomy..

A great website that is full of resources to teach and learn about Astronomy.


Free online lectures and biology courses.

A place to learn genetics, evolution, cell biology, neuroscience, ecology, etc.

A website dedicated to learning everything about geology: diamonds, earthquakes, landslides, meteorites, oceanography, fossils, gemstones, etc.

Variety of topics in core subject aimed at middle school.

Videos & Podcasts

A selection of medical, biology, genetics and dentistry courses.

Provides access to the most popular health courses and materials.

Youtube short videos explaining a variety of scientific concepts.

Podcasts are taken down at the end of every quarter (10 weeks Fall-Spring and 5 weeks in the summer). If you’re enjoying a podcast, be sure to subscribe and download the lectures. Once the podcast has been taken offline, faculty rarely approve their reposting.

Award-winning source of unbiased, reliable, easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works.

Incredible video channel that covers and explains a variety of everyday and scientific topics in a way that makes it easy for everybody to understand.

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