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

The Infinite Monkey Cage

  • Radio factual
  • BBC Radio 4 / BBC Sounds
  • 2009 - 2024
  • 182 episodes (29 series)

Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Professor Brian Cox and Robin Ince. Also features Brian Cox.

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Series 29, Episode 1 - Egyptian Mummies

Prof. Brian Cox and Robin Ince unwrap the science of Egyptian mummies with comedians Russel Kane and Lucy Porter together and Egyptologists Rosalie David and Lidija McKnight.

Broadcast details

Saturday 17th February 2024
BBC Radio 4
45 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 19th February 2024 4:00pm
30 minute version
Radio 4


Cast & crew

Brian Cox Host / Presenter
Robin Ince Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Russell Kane Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Rosalie David Guest
Lidija McKnight Guest
Production team
Melanie Brown Producer
Alexandra Feachem Executive Producer

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