Tag Archive: The Infinite Monkey Cage Podcast

Aug 11 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: Forensic Science

No dead strawberries this week, but plenty of dead bodies, as Brian Cox and Robin Ince take a gruesome look at the science of death and some of the more unusual ways that forensic scientists are able to look for and gather clues and evidence. From insects that can be used to give a precise …

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Aug 03 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: Speed

The Monkey Cage returns from its tour of the USA, as Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage of the BBC Radio Theatre to look at the science of speed. They are joined by comedian and former motoring correspondent for the Daily Telegraph, Alexei Sayle, Land Speed Record Holder Andy Green and Professor …

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Jul 27 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: San Francisco

Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage in San Francisco for the last of their USA specials. They talk alien visitations, UFOs and other close encounters with astronomer Dr Seth Shostack, NASA scientist Dr Carolyn Porco, and comedians Greg Proops and Paul Provenza. The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat …

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Jul 20 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: Chicago

Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage in Chicago, Illinois, to discuss fossil records and evolution. They are joined on stage by host of NPR’s “Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me” Peter Sagal, comedian and Saturday Night Live alumnus Julia Sweeney, palaeontologist Paul Sereno and evolutionary biologist Jerry Coyne. The Infinite Monkey Cage is …

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Jul 13 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: Los Angeles

Brian Cox and Robin Ince continue their tour of the USA, as they take to the stage in LA. They are joined by cosmologist and science advisor on movies such as Thor and Tron Legacy, Sean Carroll, comedian Joe Rogan, The Simpsons’ writer and Executive Producer of Futurama, David X Cohen, and Eric Idle. They …

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Jul 06 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: New York

The Infinite Monkeys return for a new series, the first of which will see them head to the USA for their first live tour. This week Brian Cox and Robin Ince can be found on stage in New York asking the question, Is Science a Force for Good Or Evil? They are joined on stage …

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Apr 25 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: Serendipity

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedian Lee Mack, author Simon Singh and chemist Andrea Sella to look at how some of the serendipitous scientific discoveries came about. The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/timc/timc_20150223-1700a.mp3

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Feb 16 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: What’s the Point of Plants?

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Prof Jane Langdale, Prof Jim Al-Khalili and comedian and former horticulture student Ed Byrne to discuss, “what’s the point of plants?” The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/timc/timc_20150216-1700a.mp3

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Feb 09 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: When Quantum Goes Woo

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Ben Goldacre, Jeff Forshaw and Sara Pascoe to discuss why quantum physics is often so popular with purveyors of pseudo-science and quackery. The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/timc/timc_20150209-1700a.mp3

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Feb 02 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: Solar System

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedian Jo Brand, planetary scientist Monica Grady and NASA scientist Carolyn Porco to discuss the latest explorations of our solar system. The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/timc/timc_20150202-1700a.mp3

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Jan 26 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: Fierce Creatures

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 The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/timc/timc_20150126-1700a.mp3

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Jan 19 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage: Deception

Brian Cox and Robin Ince tackle the science of deception, with guests Professor Richard Wiseman, Professor Sophie Scott and journalist David Aaronovitch. The Infinite Monkey Cage is an award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/timc/timc_20150119-1700b.mp3

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