The Infinite Monkey Cage
TIMC: Serendipity 23 Feb 1502/23/15
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.
TIMC: What's the Point of Plants? 16 Feb 15
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?".
TIMC: When Quantum Goes Woo 09 Feb 15
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.
TIMC: Solar System 02 Feb 15
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.
TIMC: Fierce Creatures 26 Jan 15
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
TIMC: Deception 19 Jan 15
Brian Cox and Robin Ince tackle the science of deception, with guests Professor Richard Wiseman, Professor Sophie Scott and journalist David Aaronovitch.
TIMC: Christmas Special 25 Dec 14
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.
TIMC: Irrationality 11 Aug 14
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?"
TIMC: Before the Big Bang 04 Aug 14
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
TIMC: Can Science Save Us? 28 July 14
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?"
TIMC: Does Science Need War? 21 July 14
Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests, Katy Brand, Dr Kevin Fong and Philip Ball ask whether science needs war to drive it?
TIMC: Are Humans Uniquely Unique? 14 July 14
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?
TIMC: Numbers Numbers Everywhere 07 July 14
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.
TIMC: Brian and Robin's Infinite Inbox
Infinite Monkeys Brian Cox and Robin Ince attempt to answer some questions from listeners.
TIMC: Science and Spin 23 Dec 13
Writer and broadcaster, James Burke joins the Infinite Monkey Cage to explore the world of science communication.
TIMC: Should we Pander to Pandas? 16 Dec 13
The Infinite Monkey Cage takes a witty, irreverent and unashamedly rational look at the science of biodiversity, conservation and ugly animals, with guests Sandy Knapp, Simon Watt and Sara Pascoe.
TIMC: To Infinity and Beyond 09 Dec 13
The Infinite Monkey Cage takes an irreverent and rational look at numbers, logic and mathematics.
TIMC: Science Rocks! 02 Dec 13
A witty, irreverent and unashamedly rational look at the world of fossils and geology
TIMC: Risk 18 Nov 13
The Infinite Monkey Cage takes a witty, irreverent and unashamedly rational look at the science of risk. With Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests Graeme Garden David Spiegelhalter and Sue Ion.
TIMC: Science Museum 29 Jul 13
Brian Cox and Robin Ince transport the monkey cage to London's Science Museum to discuss the wonder of science with guests Neil Degrasse Tyson, Josie Long, Richard Holmes and Ian Blatchford
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