The Infinite Monkey Cage. Image shows from L to R: Brian Cox, Robin Ince. Copyright: BBC.

The Infinite Monkey Cage

BBC Radio 4 and BBC Sounds comedy science series. 126 episodes (23 series), 2009 - 2021. Stars Brian Cox and Robin Ince.

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Moon Landings Special

A special hour-long episode of the science and comedy show, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo moon landings.

Further details

Recorded at Cocoa Beach, Florida just down the road from Cape Canaveral, Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by some of the key players involved in landing the first people on the moon on this day in 1969.

Apollo 9 Astronaut Rusty Schweickart, Apollo flight director Gerry Griffin and Apollo children Jan and Andy Aldrin give their perspectives on arguably one of the greatest scientific and engineering achievements of all time. They'll also be joined by ISS astronaut Scott Kelly to talk about the impact the amazing pioneers of Apollo have had on the future of space travel and exploration.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 20th July 2019
Time
10am
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
60 minutes
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