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. 120 episodes (22 series), 2009 - 2020. Stars Brian Cox and Robin Ince.

Another series is in development.
Series 22 - Lockdown Podcast, Episode 1 is repeated today at 11pm.

Series 22 - Lockdown Podcast, Episode 6 - When the Monkeys met the Chimps

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Jane Goodall, Bill Bailey and Cat Hobaiter to discover what studying chimps has told us not only about our primate cousins but also about ourselves.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC Sounds

Monday 29th June 2020
BBC Radio 4
51 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Brian Cox Host / Presenter
Robin Ince Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jane Goodall Guest
Cat Hobaiter Guest
Bill Bailey Guest
Production team
Alexandra Feachem Producer
Eric Idle Composer