"Labelling Ball a science writer sells his writing short, for its value lies above all in a range that dissolves the awkward silences between science and the larger culture of which it is part." Marek Kohn - The Independent

"Forging patterns and making waves from biology to geology: a commentary on Turing (1952) 'The chemical basis of morphogenesis", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 370, special issue to commemorate the 350th anniversary of the journal. Available here.

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