[The Infinite Monkey Cage] Origin of Numbers

Origin of Numbers

21/01/2019 by BBC Radio 4

Web player: http://podplayer.net/?id=62257488
Episode: http://open.live.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/5/redir/version/2.0/mediaset/audio-nondrm-download/proto/http/vpid/p06yp429.mp3

The origin of numbers and can fish count?

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by mathematician Dr Hannah Fry, comedian Matt Parker and neuroscientist Prof Brian Butterworth to ask where numbers come from and can fish count? They’ll be looking at the origin of numbers and whether counting is a uniquely human trait that actually started before the evolution of language.

Listen Date: 2019-03-19

Nothing very special in this episode. It was fun but I don’t even remember the jokes.

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