Monthly Archives: February 2015

“Do you really think he’s back there, trying to wave to us, out of history books?”

With the 11th Doctor routinely dropping off his companions there is a wealth of material for additional adventures, set between the episodes. ‘The Impossible Astronaut’ begins with Amy reading a history book which details a few of these. Charles II … Continue reading

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“But it’s 1869. How can I die now?”

In ‘The Unquiet Dead’ Rose ponders how she could die in the past, before she is born. This illustrates the difficulty that some people have with the concept of time travel. This is Rose’s first trip into the past and … Continue reading

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“The time engine isn’t in the flat, the time engine is the flat. Someone’s attempt to build a TARDIS.”

In ‘The Lodger’ the Doctor discovers a mysterious time machine, using a perception filter to disguise itself as the top floor of a flat. While we don’t learn who owned the time machine in this episode it is suggested in … Continue reading

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“She’s in a pocket universe. A distorted echo of our own. They happen sometimes but never last for long.”

In ‘Hide’ the Doctor discovers the source of ghostly sightings is a pocket dimension, where a stranded time traveller is struggling to get home. The Doctor is not surprised at its existence, stating that they just happen. He clarifies to … Continue reading

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