Good Read: The Definitive New Book on Balls and Why We Love Them (Interview)

One would be hard-pressed to find a human who hasn't hit, kicked, or thrown a ball. John Fox, a Harvard PhD in anthropology, has spent the last decade researching the roots of this ubiquitous orb, which goes back a few million years. Why are we all so fixated on balls? Among Fox's findings: "Animals that [...]

May 15, 2012
11:30 AM EDT
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