Professor Brian Cox CBE is Professor of Particle Physics at The University of Manchester, The Royal Society Professor for Public Engagement in Science and a Fellow of the Royal Society. As a broadcaster, he has presented a number of highly acclaimed science programmes for the BBC including Wonders of the Solar System, Forces of Nature, Stargazing Live and, in 2019, The Planets. He is credited with boosting the popularity of subjects such as astronomy and physics and has garnered a host of accolades for his TV work, including two Royal Television Society awards and a Peabody Award for Wonders of the Solar System.

Brian has also authored a series of best-selling books, including the widely acclaimed Human Universe. Brian broke his own Guinness World Record titles during his last live tour, Universal; for most tickets sold (158,589) for a science tour, and for most tickets sold for a science show (11,433 at The Arena in Birmingham in 2019).

“Brian Cox is as famous, if not more famous, in the U.K. than Carl Sagan ever was here in America.  If you’ve never heard of him, you’ve gotta know about this guy.”
– Neil deGrasse Tyson

“If I had a torch I would hand it to Brian Cox”
– Sir David Attenborough

“I’m a huge fan of your work.  One of the things that is so important about what you do, what Neil deGrasse Tyson does, is that you’re entertaining as well as having a genuine passion and deep knowledge of science.”
– Joe Rogan

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Professor Brian Cox Announces North American Dates for his “Horizons: A 21st Century Space Odyssey” World Tour 2022

By WestBeth | October 5, 2021

  “I loved the 2019 world tour because it gave me the opportunity to discuss the most profound ideas with tens of thousands of people in front of the most spectacular images of the Universe,” stated Professor Cox.  “When the tour was over, I immediately started thinking about how I could delve deeper, tell an…

Professor Brian Cox Announces North American Tour Dates

By Ry | October 24, 2018

PROFESSOR BRIAN COX ANNOUNCES NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES FOR HIS UNIVERSAL: ADVENTURES IN SPACE AND TIME Tickets On Sale Monday, October 29 @ 10AM Local Time Except For San Francisco, Which Goes On Sale Friday, November 9 “Brian Cox is as famous, if not more famous, in the U.K. than Carl Sagan ever was here in…

Infinite Monkey Cage US Tour Podcasts!

By Ry | July 6, 2015

The Infinite Monkey Cage US Tour podcasts are finally ready to be heard and it all starts today at 11:30am eastern!  The release schedule is as follows:  July 6th: NYC -Science: A force for Good or Evil?  July 13:  LA – Science Goes to Hollywood: Science Fact Vs. Science Fiction July 20: Chicago – Death…