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A zoologist and a philosopher meet in a pub: what do they talk about?

15 Sep 2014

Listen in on the discussion between Professor Matthew Cobb (Faculty of Life Sciences) and Professor Helen Beebee (School of Social Sciences) on 'The Philosopher's Arms' on BBC Radio 4 on Monday, 22 September (8pm)

Matthew Sweet

The two colleagues (zoologist and philosopher respectively) will discuss scientific knowledge and how we make predictions based on our past experience.

As befits its title, the programme was recorded in The Deansgate pub in Manchester and is hosted by Matthew Sweet (pictured with pint).

If you can't tune in that evenng, a recording of the programme will be available after the broadcast on iPlayer at: