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The Enemy of the World, Part 1

There’s a case of mistaken identity as The Doctor, Jamie, and Victoria, arrive in 2018, only to find themselves being shot at and chased by a hovercraft, rescued by a helicopter by a woman calling herself Astrid Farrier.  360 more words

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When Matt Smith was cast as the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor, showrunner Steven Moffat gave him a stack of classic Doctor Who DVDs to watch for research. 393 more words

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Despite the Doctor trying to fight off the stunned Ice Warrior, he sets off the sonic cannon, damaging the base research wing.  After sending a threatening message to Clent, Varga goes to take the mercury elements from the base reactor, Clent sees no recourse but to accede to the Warriors’ demands.  384 more words

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The Ice Warriors, Part 5

The Doctor finally accedes to Varga, while Penley and Jamie narrowly avoid a bear to make it back to the base.  Clent decides the scenario has put the computer in an impossible situation, but still decides to follow the planned projective: essentially to try and wait it out until they can’t risk not using the Ionizer any more.  389 more words

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The Ice Warriors, Part 4

Victoria escapes the trap, is pursued by an Ice Warrior, and is buried in a cave-in which kills the warrior.  The Doctor decides to parley with the Ice Warriors with nothing but a vial of ammonia sulfite.  384 more words

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The Two Doctors

As you well know, faithful viewer, a meeting between two or more Doctors is not exactly unheard-of on this show. Doctor Who being what it is, having multiple Doctors meet and hang out is not only an excellent way to mark the passage of time, but is also a great opportunity for witty banter and comic relief. 1,288 more words

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During the 1960s, the idea of organ transplants brought up a number of morl and ethical questions: How many parts can you replace and still be thought of as oneself? 306 more words

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