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An article published in Nature 453, 160 (2008).
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Fear of Music: A book review for Prospect magazine, which discusses the alleged 'difficulty' of modern classical music.
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Schoenberg, Serialism and Cognition - Whose Fault If No One Listens?: a paper to be published in Interdisciplinary Science Reviews in 2011.
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"Why Water is Weird"

Center for Free Electron Laser Science, Hamburg, 2 pm. Details here.