"One of our most versatile and gripping science writers." John Carey

Philip was chosen as Science Commentator of the Year in the 2015 Comment Awards - details here.

Published by Harper Collins (UK), May 2019, and by University of Chicago Press (US), October 2019

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News from Philip


"All set for chemistry", Chemistry World June 2015, p46-49.
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P. Ball & J. E. Hallsworth, "Water structure and chaotropicity: their uses and abuses", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17, 8297-8305 (2015).
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