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ROBIN INCE

Robin InceRobin Ince is widely recognised as one of the UK’s most accomplished and versatile comedians with a string of awards and media appearances to his name.

He instituted and hosted the show Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People at the Hammersmith Apollo.  With Professor Brian Cox he writes and co-presenting the awared winning science show The Infinite Monkey Cage for BBC Radio 4 and appears regularly on Antony Gormley's One and Another (Sky Arts) and on Newsnight Review (BBC2). Robin was a regular on Richard and Judy, Channel 4 / UKTV and supported Ricky Gervais on his Fame tour. His first feature film (co-written with Carolyn Wilson) Razzle Dazzle was officially selected by the Berlin Film Festival and the New York Childrens Film Festival.

He was the Chortle Award Winner in 2009, Winner of the Time Out Outstanding Comedy Achievement Award and nominated for the British Comedy Award’s Best Stage Show for Robin Ince's Book Club - a celebration of uniquely bad writing. Written with his co-The Infinite Monkey Cage presenter Brian Cox, HarperCollins published their How to Build a Universe in 2017.

Robin Ince's I'm a Joke & So Are You and Happyness Through Science will be published by Atlantic Books in the UK in 2018 and 2020.

For more information visit www.robinince.com

LATEST BOOK: HOW TO BUILD A UNIVERSE

Robin Ince From the hosts of the legendary BBC Radio 4 programme comes this irreverent celebration of scientific marvels – a hectic leap through the grand and bizarre ideas conjured up by human imagination, from dark matter to consciousness via neutrinos and earthworms.

Professor 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.44

Covering thousands of concepts and conundrums, they tackle everything from the Big Bang to parallel Universes, fierce creatures to extra-terrestrial life, brain science to artificial intelligence. Bringing together the best, most unusual and hilarious of the inquisitive minds that help shape and understand our world, from Neil deGrasse Tyson and Dara Ó Briain to Sir Patrick Stewart, Tim Minchin, Stephen Fry and more,
How to Build a Universe is an illuminating and inspirational celebration of science – sometimes silly, sometimes astounding and very occasionally facetious.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: How to Build a Universer (with Brian Cox), William Collins, 2017; Robin Ince's Bad Book Club: One Man's Quest to Uncover the Books that Taste Forgot, Little, Brown, 2010.

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