Articles Tagged 'Professor Brian Cox'

Simon Mayo as James Bond and Mark Kermode as Blofeld in a promotional shot for ‘Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo’s Film Reviews’ (Pic: BBC)

6 British Podcasts You Should Download Now

The true-life murder mystery Serial became a worldwide phenomenon late last year, focusing attention on the art of podcasting. Here’s a selection of podcasts from the other side of the Atlantic. Some are long and involved and will spark a lifelong loyalty with secret codes and special handshakes and all that stuff. Others are short, […]

WATCH: Stephen Hawking Sings Monty Python

This clip requires no context, no back-story and no explanation. It is simply Professor Stephen Hawking—by some distance the most famous scientist in the world—singing Monty Python’s “Galaxy Song” as only he can, interspersed with footage taken from Monty Python’s illustrious back catalogue, with particular emphasis given to their recent live reunion shows. Oh and […]

Professor Brian Cox meets the Doctor

Professor vs. Doctor: It’s A Science-Off!

Next week, the Whoniverse goes head-to-head with the universe as we understand it, on BBC Two, with Professor Brian Cox (who is to physics what David Attenborough is to nature, as far as British TV is concerned) delivering a one-off examination of the scientific principles embedded into Doctor Who, from the lecture hall of the […]