The truth is that spaceships almost always fly at the speed of the plot. But, for those who refuse to accept that, this is a definitive guide to ship speeds, based on highly scientific computer simulations and highly unscientific speculation.
Some of the best classic Doctor Who stories are being re-released in specially remastered “special editions”
If you’re a fan of the new Doctor Who series but haven’t ever quite gotten into the classic version, then you’ve got a unique opportunity to correct that oversight right now. Some of the best classic Doctor Who stories are being re-released in specially remastered “special editions” — including the story that fans voted in 2009 was the best Who adventure of all time, including the new series.
He is best known for battling villains in his celebrated role as super-sleuth Sherlock Holmes – now Benedict Cumberbatch is being lined up to play Doctor Who’s deadly foe The Master for the show’s 50th anniversary.
Programme insiders say the 35-year-old actor is likely to lock horns with current Time Lord Matt Smith, 29, when the series marks its half-century next year.