Dr Philip Ball
science writer; broadcaster; author; presenter, BBC Radio 4, Science Stories

Dr Philip Ball is a writer and author whose work has appeared in Nature, the Guardian, Prospect, New Statesman and many other publications. He is also a presenter of Science Stories on BBC Radio 4. He writes on all areas of the sciences, and has a particular interest in how science interacts with broader culture, literature and art.

His forthcoming book, a study of the interpretations of quantum mechanics, is Beyond Weird: why everything you thought you knew about quantum physics is different (Bodley Head, 2018).

RELATED SESSIONS

Sunday 14 October, 12:00 Frobisher Auditorium 2
Does our DNA define us?