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

"Knowledge and know-how" (book review), Nature 521, 420-421 (2015). Available here.

Book covers

News from Philip


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.