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The Infinite Monkey Cage

Award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests. The Infinite Monkeys returns a new series starting on BBC Radio 4, Monday January 19th at 4.30pm (repeated on Tuesday evenings at 11pm) for 6 weeks.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Fierce Creatures 26 Jan 15

    Mon, 26 Jan 15

    Duration:
    43 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by naturalist Steve Backshall, zoologist Lucy Cooke and comedian Andy Hamilton as they discuss the most dangerous creatures on the planet

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  • Deception 19 Jan 15

    Mon, 19 Jan 15

    Duration:
    44 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince tackle the science of deception, with guests Professor Richard Wiseman, Professor Sophie Scott and journalist David Aaronovitch.

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  • Christmas Special 25 Dec 14

    Thu, 25 Dec 14

    Duration:
    51 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Astronaut Chris Hadfield, Actor Brian Blessed, Professor Francesca Stavrakopoulou, and the Reverend Richard Coles to discuss the history of the bible.

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  • Irrationality 11 Aug 14

    Mon, 11 Aug 14

    Duration:
    45 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedians Josie Long and Paul Foot, psychologist Richard Wiseman and neuroscientist Stuart Ritchie to ask "is irrationality genetic?"

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  • Before the Big Bang 04 Aug 14

    Mon, 4 Aug 14

    Duration:
    42 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince transport to the Edinburgh Fringe. They are joined by cosmologists Carlos Frenk and Fay Dowker and actor and comedian Ben Miller and comedian and fellow physics PhD alumnus Richard Vranch

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  • Can Science Save Us? 28 July 14

    Mon, 28 Jul 14

    Duration:
    54 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined on stage by Stephen Fry, Eric Idle, Professor Tony Ryan and Dr Lucie Green to ask "Can Science Save Us?"

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  • Does Science Need War? 21 July 14

    Mon, 21 Jul 14

    Duration:
    40 mins

    Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests, Katy Brand, Dr Kevin Fong and Philip Ball ask whether science needs war to drive it?

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  • Are Humans Uniquely Unique? 14 July 14

    Mon, 14 Jul 14

    Duration:
    47 mins

    Robin Ince and Brian Cox are joined by comedian Ross Noble and evolutionary psychologists Keith Jensen and Katie Slocombe to discuss whether humans are uniquely unique?

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  • Numbers Numbers Everywhere 07 July 14

    Mon, 7 Jul 14

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedian Dave Gorman, and maths author Alex Bellos, and number theorist Vicky Neale to discuss the joy of numbers and why we are all closet mathematicians at heart.

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  • Brian and Robin's Infinite Inbox

    Mon, 10 Mar 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Infinite Monkeys Brian Cox and Robin Ince attempt to answer some questions from listeners.

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