The Science of Doctor Who

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The Science of Doctor Who
Scienceo of Doctor Who Promo.jpg
Directed by Steve Smith
Produced by Andrew Cohen
Milla Harrison-Hansley
Written by Brian Cox
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Original channel BBC Two[1]
Release date
  • 14 November 2013 (2013-11-14)[1]
Running time 60 minutes

The Science of Doctor Who is a televised lecture by physicist Brian Cox discussing the nature of space and time as related to the science fiction series Doctor Who. Cox covers topics including the nature of black holes, time dilation, time as a dimension in which to travel and the possibilities of alien life. The lecture is held at the Royal Institution's lecture hall and interspersed with small segments of Cox on the TARDIS with the Eleventh Doctor, played by Matt Smith.

Home Media[edit]

The lecture was released on DVD and Blu-ray on 8 September 2014 as an added extra on the limited edition Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Collection Boxset, where it was re-titled A Night with the Stars: The Science of Doctor Who.


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