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Podcast Profile: The Infinite Monkey Cage

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Site: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00snr0w
191 episodes
2009 to present
Average episode: 38 minutes
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Categories: Broadcast Radio Programs • Panel-Style • Two Hosts

Podcaster's summary: Brian Cox and Robin Ince host a witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes.

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List Updated: 2024-Feb-21 13:40 UTC. Episodes: 191. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Episodes
2024-Feb-21 • 43 minutes
Could it be magic?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince conjure up scientific explanations for magical goings on.
2024-Feb-14 • 42 minutes
Egyptian Mummies
Brian Cox and Robin Ince unwrap the science of Egyptian mummies.
2023-Dec-20 • 57 minutes
The Monkeys meet The Sky at Night
Brian Cox and Robin Ince team up with the Sky at Night team for some backyard astronomy.
2023-Dec-13 • 42 minutes
Jo Brand's Quantum World
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are challenged by Jo Brand to explain quantum physics.
2023-Dec-06 • 42 minutes
Hollywood in Space
Brian Cox and Robin Ince peer review Hollywood movies set in space.
2023-Nov-29 • 42 minutes
The Scale of Life (or were dinosaurs just too big?)
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover why size really matters if you want to avoid extinction.
2023-Nov-22 • 43 minutes
How I is AI?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince worry about how worried we should be about AI.
2023-Nov-14 • 43 minutes
The Science of Coincidence
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the science of coincidence and being lucky.
2023-Nov-08 • 24 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... Audience Favourites
Brian and Robin present audience favourites from 14 years of The Infinite Monkey Cage.
2023-Nov-08 • 43 minutes
Octopuses!
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the magical world of the octopus.
2023-Nov-01 • 18 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... Infinity
Brian and Robin consider the mind-bending idea of multiple infinities.
2023-Oct-25 • 18 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... Being Human
Brian and Robin consider the quirks that make human beings unique.
2023-Oct-18 • 24 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... Oceans
Brian Cox and Robin Ince dive into what lies beneath.
2023-Oct-11 • 19 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... Building a Universe
Brian Cox and Robin Ince weigh up the ingredients for building a universe.
2023-Oct-04 • 23 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... Strawberries
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ponder the point when living things die.
2023-Sep-27 • 22 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... The Movies
Separating science fact from fiction with a trip to the movies.
2023-Sep-20 • 21 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide To... Space Travel
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the wonders of space travel.
2023-Sep-13 • 19 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide To... The Apocalypse
A trawl through the archive to reveal the terrifying ways the universe could end.
2023-Sep-06 • 22 minutes
The Infinite Monkey’s Guide to... The Supernatural
A ramble through the Monkey Cage archive for the ultimate guide to the supernatural.
2023-Sep-05 • 3 minutes
Welcome to The Infinite Monkey's Guide To...
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look back at the best moments from their hit science show.
2023-Aug-05 • 43 minutes
Cosmic Dust
Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out about mysterious dust from space.
2023-Jul-29 • 42 minutes
Ancient DNA Secrets
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at the amazing story of the discovery of King Richard III.
2023-Jul-22 • 42 minutes
The Secret Life of Sharks
Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out about the surprising behaviour of sharks.
2023-Jul-15 • 43 minutes
The Magic of Mushrooms
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover the magic of mushrooms.
2023-Jul-08 • 43 minutes
Bees v Wasps
Which species is 'better': bees or wasps? Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out.
2023-Jul-01 • 43 minutes
Supervolcanoes
Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out if we should be worried about supervolcanoes.
2023-Jun-24 • 42 minutes
Are we what we eat?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Harry Hill to look at diet and nutrition.
2023-Mar-25 • 42 minutes
Magic Materials
Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out about the materials that we couldn’t live without.
2023-Mar-18 • 43 minutes
How Far Can the Human Body Go?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover the limits of human endurance.
2023-Mar-11 • 43 minutes
How to Commit the Perfect Murder
Brian Cox and Robin Ince invent Infinite Monkey Cluedo and try to plot the perfect crime.
2023-Mar-04 • 43 minutes
How to think like a mathematician
Brian Cox and Robin Ince apply mathematical thinking to everyday problems.
2023-Feb-25 • 42 minutes
Australia’s Scary Spiders
Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out about Australia’s scariest creatures: spiders.
2023-Feb-18 • 43 minutes
Southern Skies
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look up at the stars of the southern hemisphere.
2022-Dec-24 • 42 minutes
Why does wine taste good?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince find out what science tells us about wine.
2022-Dec-17 • 43 minutes
The Deep Space Network
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take the monkey cage to Australia to visit the Deep Space Network
2022-Dec-10 • 43 minutes
The Age of Conspiracy?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover if we are living in a golden-age for conspiracy theories
2022-Dec-03 • 42 minutes
Can we cure ageing?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover whether ageing could really be cured.
2022-Nov-26 • 43 minutes
Hunting for Exoplanets
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss the hunt for elusive planets outside our solar system.
2022-Nov-19 • 43 minutes
Exploring our solar system
Brian Cox and Robin Ince visit Nasa's JPL with comedian Conan O'Brien.
2022-Nov-12 • 43 minutes
What have we learnt from Covid?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince wonder what we have learnt from Covid?
2022-Sep-03 • 43 minutes
How to Teach Maths
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedian Sara Pascoe to get a unique maths lesson.
2022-Aug-27 • 42 minutes
Brains
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Alan Davies as they delve inside the human brain.
2022-Aug-20 • 43 minutes
Astronauts
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look back at Earth with some truly out of this world guests.
2022-Aug-13 • 42 minutes
Black Holes
Brian Cox throws Robin Ince into a black hole to see what happens next.
2022-Aug-06 • 43 minutes
The Wood Wide Web
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover how trees talk to each other using the Wood Wide Web
2022-Jul-30 • 43 minutes
Exploring the Deep
Brian Cox and Robin Ince travel deep below the ocean waves to discover what lies beneath.
2022-Jul-23 • 43 minutes
Bats v Flies
Brian Cox and Robin Ince return for a new series of the hit science/comedy show.
2021-Feb-15 • 43 minutes
A History of Rock
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at the history of rock. Not Pink Floyd... actual rock.
2021-Feb-08 • 41 minutes
The Fundamentals of Reality
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the fundamentals of reality.
2021-Feb-01 • 43 minutes
The Science of Cooking
Brian Cox and Robin Ince don chef's hats and aprons to look at the science of cooking.
2021-Jan-25 • 39 minutes
Neanderthals
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the extraordinary lives of the Neanderthals.
2021-Jan-18 • 57 minutes
Under our Night Sky
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover how our relationship with the night sky has changed.
2021-Jan-11 • 39 minutes
In Praise of Flies
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover why flies should be celebrated, not swatted.
2020-Aug-26 • 44 minutes
Does Time Exist?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask whether time is simply an illusion.
2020-Jul-20 • 28 minutes
What is Life?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask what is life?
2020-Jun-29 • 51 minutes
When the Monkeys Met the Chimps
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look back at 60 years of chimpanzee research with Jane Goodall.
2020-Jun-22 • 41 minutes
The Sun
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take a dazzling look at the science of the sun.
2020-Jun-15 • 45 minutes
An Astronaut's Guide to Isolation
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by 4 amazing space explorers in an astronaut special
2020-Jun-08 • 56 minutes
Space Archaeology
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at what science can reveal about human history, from space.
2020-Jun-01 • 35 minutes
Black Holes
Brian Cox and Robin Ince push Matt Lucas into a black hole, all in the name of science.
2020-May-25 • 28 minutes
The End of the Universe
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are back, for now, with a look at how the Universe might end.
2020-Feb-12 • 43 minutes
UFO special
Brian Cox and Robin Ince investigate alien and UFO sightings.
2020-Feb-12 • 12 minutes
Lucy Beaumont's Close Encounters
Brian Cox and Robin Ince send Lucy Beaumont to investigate UFO sightings in Hull.
2020-Feb-10 • 43 minutes
Quantum Worlds
Brian Cox and Robin Ince enter the bizarre world of Quantum Physics
2020-Feb-03 • 38 minutes
Fire
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Ed Byrne to look at the science of fire.
2020-Jan-27 • 46 minutes
Coral Reefs
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Marcus Brigstocke to talk about the magic of coral.
2020-Jan-20 • 33 minutes
Conspiracy Theories
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Shazia Mirza as they discuss conspiracy theories.
2020-Jan-13 • 44 minutes
Science of Laughter
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Frank Skinner to discuss the science of laughter.
2019-Oct-14 • 60 minutes
Brits in Space
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by British astronauts Tim Peake and Helen Sharman.
2019-Oct-07 • 37 minutes
Anniversary of the Periodic Table
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Periodic Table.
2019-Sep-30 • 45 minutes
Science of Dreaming
Brian Cox and Robin Ince have a sleepy look at the science of dreaming.
2019-Sep-23 • 41 minutes
Clever Creatures
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss intelligent creatures from clever crows to cunning squid.
2019-Sep-16 • 47 minutes
Dinosaurs
Brian Cox and Robin Ince return to chat dinosaurs with, amongst others, Rufus Hound.
2019-Jul-20 • 58 minutes
The Infinite Moonkey Cage
Brian Cox and Robin Ince celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo moon landings.
2019-Feb-11 • 38 minutes
How We Measure the Universe
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore how we measure the universe.
2019-Feb-04 • 42 minutes
How to Build a Bionic Human
Brian Cox and Robin Ince learn how to build a bionic human.
2019-Jan-28 • 47 minutes
Are humans still evolving?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask whether human beings are still evolving?
2019-Jan-21 • 36 minutes
Origin of Numbers
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Hannah Fry to look at the origin of numbers
2019-Jan-14 • 36 minutes
The Future of Humanity
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Chris Addison to discuss the future of humanity.
2019-Jan-07 • 46 minutes
Microbes: Secret Rulers of the World?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince return for a new series. This week Ed Byrne joins the panel.
2018-Aug-13 • 38 minutes
GCHQ
Brian Cox and Robin Ince transport The Infinite Monkey Cage to GCHQ.
2018-Aug-09 • 18 minutes
Special Bonus Edition
Brian Cox and Robin Ince reminisce about their favourite Monkey Cage moments.
2018-Aug-06 • 38 minutes
The Human Voice
Brian Cox and Robin Ince get vocal on the science of the human voice.
2018-Jul-30 • 41 minutes
Immune System
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at our amazingly complex and clever immune system.
2018-Jul-23 • 41 minutes
Invasion
Brian Cox and Robin Ince talk alien invasion, although not of the little green men kind.
2018-Jul-16 • 45 minutes
Big Data
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask: what is big data, and how big is big?
2018-Jul-11 • 57 minutes
The Infinite Monkey Cage 100
Brian Cox and Robin Ince celebrate their 100th episode with some very special guests.
2018-Feb-12 • 43 minutes
Volcanoes
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and special guest Jo Brand look at the science of volcanoes.
2018-Feb-05 • 44 minutes
How Animals Behave
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Rufus Hound to look at animal behaviour.
2018-Jan-29 • 43 minutes
Teenage Brain
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests uncover the science of why teenagers are so teenagery.
2018-Jan-22 • 38 minutes
Antibiotics
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at the history and future of antibiotics.
2018-Jan-15 • 46 minutes
The Secret Life of Birds
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the secret life of birds.
2018-Jan-08 • 40 minutes
When Two Stars Collide
Brian Cox and Robin Ince and guests including Dara O'Briain look at gravitational waves.
2017-Dec-25 • 48 minutes
Christmas Special 2017: The Science of Magic
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and special guests explore the science of magic.
2017-Aug-07 • 51 minutes
The Mind v the Brain
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at our minds and brains, with special guest Katy Brand.
2017-Jul-31 • 38 minutes
Are We Living in a Simulation?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince wonder if we are living in a computer simulation?
2017-Jul-24 • 43 minutes
Will insects inherit the earth?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover the wonders of insects.
2017-Jul-17 • 39 minutes
Oxygen: A Matter of Life and Death
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take a look at the life and death properties of oxygen.
2017-Jul-10 • 44 minutes
Astronaut Special
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by a panel, every member of which has been in space.
2017-Jul-03 • 45 minutes
What Particles Remain to be Discovered?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince return to discuss the next great mystery for particle physics.
2017-Feb-13 • 46 minutes
Making the Invisible Visible
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover how science can make the invisible visible.
2017-Feb-06 • 41 minutes
The Human Story: How We Got Here and Why We Survived.
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Ross Noble to look at how modern humans evolved.
2017-Jan-30 • 45 minutes
Oceans: What Remains to Be Discovered?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discover the wonders still lying hidden deep within our oceans.
2017-Jan-23 • 46 minutes
Science's Epic Fails
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guest Rufus Hound look at some of science's epic fails.
2017-Jan-16 • 42 minutes
How to Beat the House and Win at Games
Brian Cox and Robin Ince learn how to beat the house and win at games using science.
2017-Jan-10 • 45 minutes
The Science of Everyday Life
Robin Ince and Brian Cox look at the laws of nature that govern your everyday life.
2016-Dec-27 • 42 minutes
Christmas Special 2016
Brian Cox and Robin Ince return for a special Christmas edition of the science/comedy show
2016-Aug-01 • 46 minutes
The Universe: What Remains to Be Discovered?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage at the home of radio astronomy, Jodrell Bank.
2016-Jul-25 • 52 minutes
200 Years of Frankenstein
Brian Cox and Robin Ince celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
2016-Jul-18 • 46 minutes
Battle of the Sexes
Brian Cox and Robin Ince and guests discuss the biological battle of the sexes.
2016-Jul-11 • 39 minutes
Science of Sleep
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests discuss the science of sleep.
2016-Jul-04 • 52 minutes
The Recipe to Build a Universe
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask what ingredients it takes to build a universe.
2016-Jun-27 • 43 minutes
The Sound of Music
Brian Cox and Robin Ince kick off the new series at the Glastonbury Music Festival.
2016-Feb-25 • 47 minutes
Brian and Robin's Infinite Inbox
Brian Cox and Robin Ince answer The Infinite Monkey Cage listeners' questions.
2016-Feb-15 • 49 minutes
Climate Change
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and special guest Dara O Briain discuss climate change.
2016-Feb-08 • 46 minutes
Maths of Love and Sex
Brian Cox and Robin Ince get romantic as they discuss the mathematics of love.
2016-Feb-01 • 41 minutes
What Is Reality?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask, 'What is reality?'.
2016-Jan-25 • 39 minutes
Invisible Universe
Brian Cox and Robin Ince head to Mosi in Manchester and look at the invisible universe.
2016-Jan-18 • 46 minutes
What is Race?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Shappi Khorsandi and ask 'What is race?'.
2016-Jan-12 • 43 minutes
Artificial Intelligence
Brian and Robin talk artificial intelligence with Jo Brand, Anil Seth and Alan Winfield.
2015-Dec-25 • 46 minutes
Christmas Special 2015
Brian Cox and Robin Ince and special guests look at the science in Doctor Who.
2015-Dec-15 • 28 minutes
Episode 2
Brian Cox and Robin Ince explore the legacy of Einstein's great theory.
2015-Dec-08 • 29 minutes
Episode 1
Brian Cox and Robin Ince celebrate the 100th anniversary of Einstein's great theory.
2015-Aug-10 • 49 minutes
Forensic Science
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests take a forensic look at forensic science.
2015-Aug-03 • 47 minutes
Speed
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests look at the science of speed.
2015-Jul-27 • 48 minutes
The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: San Francisco
Brian Cox and Robin Ince head to San Francisco to talk aliens and UFOs.
2015-Jul-20 • 46 minutes
The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: Chicago
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage in Chicago to discuss fossils and evolution.
2015-Jul-13 • 46 minutes
The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: Los Angeles
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage in LA, as they continue their tour of the USA.
2015-Jul-06 • 48 minutes
The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: New York
Brian Cox and Robin Ince head to New York in the first of four shows from the USA.
2015-Feb-23 • 44 minutes
Serendipity
Brian Cox and Robin Ince look at some of the most serendipitous discoveries in science.
2015-Feb-16 • 35 minutes
What Is the Point of Plants?
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests ask, 'What's the point of plants?'.
2015-Feb-09 • 44 minutes
When Quantum Goes Woo
Why is quantum physics often so popular with purveyors of pseudoscience and quackery?
2015-Feb-02 • 55 minutes
Solar System
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests talk about the latest explorations of our solar system.
2015-Jan-26 • 42 minutes
Fierce Creatures
Brian Cox and Robin Ince tackle (verbally!) the most dangerous creatures on the planet.
2015-Jan-19 • 43 minutes
Deception
Brian Cox and Robin Ince tackle the science of deception.
2014-Dec-25 • 50 minutes
Christmas Special 2014
Brian Cox and Robin Ince bring their blend of science and comedy to the festive season.
2014-Aug-11 • 44 minutes
Irrationality
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and their guests ask, 'Is irrationality genetic?'.
2014-Aug-04 • 41 minutes
Before the Big Bang
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask what happened before the big bang.
2014-Jul-28 • 54 minutes
Can Science Save Us?
Stephen Fry and Eric Idle join Brian Cox and Robin Ince to ask, 'Can science save us?'.
2014-Jul-21 • 40 minutes
Does Science Need War?
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests ask whether science needs war to drive it.
2014-Jul-14 • 46 minutes
Are Humans Uniquely Unique?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Ross Noble to ask whether humans are truly unique.
2014-Jul-07 • 45 minutes
Numbers Numbers Everywhere
New series of the irreverent science/comedy show presented by Brian Cox and Robin Ince.
2014-Mar-10 • 28 minutes
Brian and Robin's Infinite Inbox
Infinite Monkeys Brian Cox and Robin Ince attempt to answer some questions from listeners.
2013-Dec-23 • 38 minutes
Science and Spin
A witty, irreverent and unashamedly rational look at the world of science communication.
2013-Dec-16 • 35 minutes
Should We Pander to Pandas?
A witty and unashamedly rational look at the science of biodiversity and conservation.
2013-Dec-09 • 35 minutes
To Infinity and Beyond
Brian and Robin explore mathematics, infinity and the role of numbers in everyday life.
2013-Dec-02 • 42 minutes
Science Rocks!
A witty, irreverent and unashamedly rational look at the world of fossils and geology.
2013-Nov-25 • 41 minutes
Through the Doors of Perception
A witty, irreverent and unashamedly rational look at the science of perception.
2013-Nov-18 • 37 minutes
Risk
Brian and Robin rational look at the science of risk with Graeme Garden.
2013-Jul-29 • 45 minutes
Science Museum
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss the wonder of science at London's Science Museum.
2013-Jul-22 • 29 minutes
Alfred Russel Wallace
Brian Cox and Robin Ince mark the 100th anniversary of the death of Alfred Russel Wallace.
2013-Jul-15 • 38 minutes
What Makes Science a Science?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined Ben Goldacre, Sophie Scott and Evan Davis.
2013-Jul-08 • 42 minutes
Space Tourism
Brian Cox and Robin Ince talk space exploration and space tourism with actor Brian Blessed
2013-Jul-01 • 43 minutes
Glastonbury
Brian Cox and Robin Ince transport their own take on quantum physics to Glastonbury.
2013-Jun-24 • 28 minutes
What Is Death?
Brian and Robin discuss the scientific nature of death with comedian Katy Brand.
2012-Dec-24 • 28 minutes
Christmas Special: The Science of Christmas Behaviour
Brian Cox and Robin Ince celebrate Christmas with Mark Gatiss and Steve Jones.
2012-Dec-17 • 28 minutes
Creating Life
Comedian Ed Byrne joins Robin and Brian to talk about science's quest to create life.
2012-Dec-10 • 28 minutes
Brain Science
Jo Brand joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince for witty, irreverent science chat.
2012-Dec-03 • 28 minutes
Secret Science
Simon Singh and Dave Gorman join Brian and Robin to discuss Bletchley Park.
2012-Nov-26 • 28 minutes
Improbable Science
Katy Brand joins Brian and Robin to discuss some unusual avenues of scientific research.
2012-Nov-19 • 28 minutes
Space Exploration
Brian and Robin are joined by Patrick Stewart, Ben Miller and Monica Grady.
2012-Jul-23 • 28 minutes
Science v Art
Al Murray joins Brian and Robin at the Latitude Festival for a science/art showdown.
2012-Jul-16 • 28 minutes
Parallel Universes
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests look at one of the most tantalising ideas of cosmology.
2012-Jul-08 • 28 minutes
The Science of Symmetry
The Monkeys discuss symmetry with Marcus Du Sautoy, Alan Moore and Adam Rutherford.
2012-Jul-02 • 28 minutes
Does Size Matter?
Debating the advantages and disadvantages of being really huge, or extremely small.
2012-Jun-25 • 28 minutes
Science Mavericks
Marcus Brigstocke joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince to discuss the role of science mavericks.
2012-Jun-18 • 28 minutes
Oceans: The Last Great Unexplored Frontier?
Robin Ince and Brian Cox consider the mysteries that remain uncovered in the watery depths
2011-Dec-26 • 28 minutes
The Science of Christmas
Robin Ince and Brian Cox discuss Christmas with Richard Dawkins and Mark Gatiss.
2011-Dec-19 • 28 minutes
I'm a Chemist Get Me Out of Here
Dara O'Briain joins the Infinite Monkeys Robin Ince and Brian Cox for science/comedy chat.
2011-Dec-12 • 28 minutes
The Science of Sound
Robin Ince and Brian Cox discuss the science of sound with Tom Wrigglesworth.
2011-Dec-05 • 28 minutes
The Origins of Life
Robin Ince and Brian Cox are joined by rationalist comedian and musician Tim Minchin.
2011-Nov-28 • 28 minutes
A Balanced Programme on Balance
Robin Ince and Brian Cox are joined by guests Sir Paul Nurse and comedian Katy Brand.
2011-Nov-21 • 28 minutes
What's the North Ever Done for Us?
Back for a new series, Robin Ince and Brian Cox are joined by impressionist Jon Culshaw.
2011-Jul-05 • 28 minutes
Science vs The Supernatural: Does Science Kill the Magic?
Robin Ince, Brian Cox and guests put science up against the supernatural.
2011-Jun-27 • 30 minutes
Is There Room for Mysticism in a Rational World?
Robin Ince and Brian Cox take the Infinite Monkey Cage to Glastonbury.
2011-Jun-20 • 28 minutes
Is Cosmology Really a Science?
Robin Ince, Brian Cox and guests debate whether Cosmology is really a science?
2011-Jun-13 • 28 minutes
So You Want To Be An Astronaut?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss the future of human space travel.
2011-Jun-06 • 31 minutes
Six Degrees
Stephen Fry joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince to talk about six degrees of separation.
2011-May-30 • 28 minutes
What Don't We Know?
Brian Cox and Robin Ince return for a new series of witty, irreverent science chat.
2010-Dec-06 • 30 minutes
Philosophy
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Alexei Sayle when they ask "Is Philosophy Dead?".
2010-Nov-29 • 28 minutes
Randomness
Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedian Tim Minchin to talk randomness and chance.
2010-Nov-22 • 28 minutes
Modern World
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and Paul Foot ask if the modern world is a force for good or evil.
2010-Nov-15 • 28 minutes
Apocalypse
Andy Hamilton, Brian Cox and Robin Ince discuss the science behind any future apocalypse.
2010-Jul-05 • 28 minutes
Things Can Only Get Better?
Will the latest advances in biomedical sciences ever lead us to the perfect body?
2010-Jun-28 • 28 minutes
Science Fiction, Science Fact
Jonathan Ross, graphic novelist Alan Moore and string theorist Brian Greene on sci-fi.
2010-Jun-21 • 28 minutes
Trust me, I'm a Scientist
Ben Goldacre and Dave Gorman discuss the notion of trust in science.
2010-Jun-14 • 28 minutes
Popular Science
With Brian Cox and Robin Ince, recorded at the Cheltenham Science Festival.
2009-Dec-21 • 25 minutes
Science and Religion
Robin Ince and Brian Cox are joined by the Very Rev Victor Stock and Adam Rutherford.
2009-Dec-14 • 25 minutes
Quantum Physics
Ben Miller joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince to talk physics, comedy and astrology.
2009-Dec-07 • 25 minutes
Extraterrestrial Life
Robin Ince and Brian Cox are joined by Jon Ronson and Seth Shostack from SETI Institute.
2009-Nov-30 • 25 minutes
Science and Comedians
An irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince.