Philip Ball

Philip Ball is a British science writer.

 Philip Ball is a British science writer. He wrote Invisibile: the dangerous allure of the unseen, published by Viking Penguin. 

  • Invisibility becomes reality?

    As far back as Plato people imagined the power of invisibility. Now the fantasy is being made rea...

    A mysterious visitor appears in the sleepy English village of Iping with bandages around his face, dark glasses, a fa...

    October 19, 2015

Read science facts, not fiction...

There’s never been a more important time to explain the facts, cherish evidence-based knowledge and to showcase the latest scientific, technological and engineering breakthroughs. Cosmos is published by The Royal Institution of Australia, a charity dedicated to connecting people with the world of science. Financial contributions, however big or small, help us provide access to trusted science information at a time when the world needs it most. Please support us by making a donation or purchasing a subscription today.