Branches - Philip Ball


By Philip Ball

  • Release Date: 2009-09-10
  • Genre: Science & Nature


Philip Ball explores the science of the branching patterns we see in nature, revealing that there is much more to these networks than meets the eye. Whether trees, snowflakes, forked lightning, or systems of arteries and veins, he explains how there are hidden rules at work that can give us extraordinary insights into the nature of life itself.