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    • Forces of Nature

    • By: Professor Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen
    • Narrated by: Samuel West
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 246
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 220
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 215

    Professor Brian Cox uncovers some of the most extraordinary natural events on Earth and in the universe and beyond. From the immensity of the universe and the roundness of Earth to the form of every single snowflake, the forces of nature shape everything we see. Pushed to extremes, the results are astonishing. In seeking to understand the everyday world, the colours, structure, behaviour and history of our home, we develop the knowledge and techniques necessary to step beyond the everyday.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Complicated in its simplicity

    • By Philomath on 06-13-17

    Regular price: $9.05

    • Infinite Monkey Cage, Series 6, 7, 8, and 9

    • By: Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Narrated by: Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Length: 11 hrs and 6 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 14

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince present a witty, irreverent look at the world according to science. The Infinite Monkey Cage has become one of BBC Radio 4’s most popular science-based programmes. In each episode physicist Brian Cox and comedian Robin Ince delve into a particular field of science, with the help of guests from the worlds of science, academia, and entertainment.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Typical

    • By Jeff W Johnson on 03-29-18

    Regular price: $23.45

    • Infinite Monkey Cage

    • The Complete Series 1-5
    • By: Brian Cox, Mr Robin Ince
    • Narrated by: Brian Cox, full cast, Robin Ince
    • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    The complete series 1-5 of the Sony Award Winning BBC Radio 4 show, The Infinite Monkey Cage, presented by physicist Brian Cox and comedian Robin Ince. The duo, assisted by a panel of experts and entertainers, tackle subjects such as biology, cosmology, physics and why Brian's hair is always so perfect. Guests include Dara Ó Briain, Jon Ronson, Stephen Fry and Dave Gorman, amongst many more.

    Regular price: $20.65

    • Why Does E=MC2 and Why Should We Care

    • By: Brian Cox, Jeff Forshaw
    • Narrated by: Jeff Forshaw
    • Length: 7 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 184
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182

    In one of the most exciting and accessible explanations of The Theory of Relativity in recent years, Professors Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw go on a journey to the frontier of 21st century science to consider the real meaning behind the iconic sequence of symbols that make up Einstein's most famous equation, exploring the principles of physics through everyday life.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Generally Good

    • By Ian C Robertson on 11-30-13

    Regular price: $15.98

    • How to Build a Universe

    • An Infinite Monkey Cage Adventure
    • By: Prof. Brian Cox, Robin Ince, Alexandra Feachem
    • Narrated by: Prof. Brian Cox, Robin Ince, Alexandra Feachem, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    Prof Brian Cox and Robin Ince take the musings of the great and the good of British science, producing an insight into the multifaceted subjects involved in building a universe, with pearls of wisdom from leading scientists and comedians peppered throughout. Covering thousands of concepts and conundrums, they tackle everything from the big bang to parallel universes, fierce creatures to extraterrestrial life, brain science to artificial intelligence.

    Regular price: $12.78

    • When God Calls the Heart: Devotions from Hope Valley

    • By: Brian Bird, Michelle Cox
    • Narrated by: Sarah Zimmerman
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Inspired by best-selling author Janette Oke and the Hallmark Channel original TV series When Calls the Heart, these 40 devotions from Hope Valley are about finding moments of grace, joy, and beauty amid the unexpected circumstances of life. In this collection, Brian Bird, executive producer and co-creator of When Calls the Heart, and Michelle Cox illuminate the God-moments from the fictional, 1910 mining town of Hope Valley. The stories of faith, hope, and love from each episode will inspire and encourage you with wonderful virtues and relatable life lessons.  

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Human Universe

    • By: Professor Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen
    • Narrated by: Samuel West
    • Length: 7 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Human life is a staggeringly strange thing. On the surface of a ball of rock falling around a nuclear fireball in the blackness of a vacuum, the laws of nature conspired to create a naked ape that can look up at the stars and wonder where it came from. What is a human being? Objectively, nothing of consequence. Particles of dust in an infinite arena, present for an instant in eternity.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Poetic and informative

    • By albaraa on 12-07-16

    Regular price: $10.73

    • The Infinite Monkey Cage

    • Complete, Series 8
    • By: Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Narrated by: Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince present all six of episodes of this eighth series. "What is Death?": Brian and Robin are joined by Katy Brand, Nick Lane, and Sue Black to explore the scientific process of death. "Glastonbury": Brian and Robin join KT Tunstall, Fay Dowker, and Jeff Forshaw at the Glastonbury Festival to discuss all things quantum. "Space Tourism": Brian Blessed, Stephen Attenborough, and Dr Kevin Fong join Brian and Robin to discuss space exploration. Plus three more exciting episodes!

    Regular price: $15.49

    • The Infinite Monkey Cage (Complete, Series 6)

    • By: Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Narrated by: Robin Ince, Professor Brian Cox
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince present all six of episodes of this sixth series. 1/6. Oceans: The Last Great Unexplored Frontier? Robin Ince and Brian Cox consider the mysteries that remain uncovered in the watery depths. 2/6. Science Mavericks. Marcus Brigstocke joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince to discuss the role of science mavericks. 3/6. Does Size Matter? What are the advantages and disadvantages of being really huge, or extremely small? 4/6. The Science of Symmetry.

    Regular price: $15.49

    • The Infinite Monkey Cage (Complete, Series 7)

    • By: Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Narrated by: Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Brian Cox and Robin Ince present all six of episodes of this seventh series. 1/6. Space Exploration. Brian and Robin are joined by Patrick Stewart, Ben Miller and Monica Grady. 2/6. Improbable Science. Katy Brand joins Brian and Robin to discuss some unusual avenues of scientific research. 3/6. Secret Science. Simon Singh and Dave Gorman join Brian and Robin to discuss Bletchley Park. 4/6. Brain Science. Jo Brand joins Brian Cox and Robin Ince for witty, irreverent science chat.

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Planets

    • By: Professor Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jupiter: The Ruthless One. Mars: The Doomed One. Sun: The Fiery One. Saturn: The Beautiful One. Pluto: The Mysterious One. We’re living through an extraordinary time of exploration. A fleet of space probes are continually beaming data from their sensors back to Earth. Hidden in this stream of code are startling new discoveries about the worlds we share with the Sun. We will piece together these remarkable and often surprising findings to tell the greatest science story of them all - the life and times of the Solar System.

    Regular price: $14.18