Philip Ball
Reviews // 3 Articles
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Insects, Sparkly Rocks, You Name It: 'Curiosity: How Science Became Interested in Everything'
4 Jun 2013 // 6:05 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 // 5:00 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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Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

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"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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