Philip Ball
Reviews // 3 Articles
//Reviews

Insects, Sparkly Rocks, You Name It: 'Curiosity: How Science Became Interested in Everything'
4 Jun 2013 // 5:05 PM

Yesterday’s luminary minds weren’t always scientific, but they were almost always curious.

'The Music Instinct': Uncovering the Properties of 'Organized Sound'
10 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

Ball is more concerned with discerning general scientific laws of music than with providing a sense of how people consume music, or why we are even compelled to make music.

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//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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