"The most prolific and gifted writer in the [popular science] genre." Peter Forbes, The Author

P. Ball, "The physical modelling of society: a historical perspective", Physica A 314, 1 (2002).

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The Unseen - A History of the Invisible

A series of five programmes looking at amazing events and characters from science history, on BBC Radio 4.

They are available for some time on the BBC iPlayer here.