The Science of The Avengers

The Science Fiction of The Avengers

A while back, Eugene and I tried to work out what’s scifi (and what’s not). This came about when Eugene included The Avengers on a list of top scifi shows which surprised me, because while it’s my top show, I wouldn’t have considered it scifi. On the podcast we spent about an hour discussing what scifi is,  without reaching a conclusion, but along the way we discussed all sorts of different types of scifi, and the blurry boundary into fantasy.

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The Twelfth Doctor

185 – Doctor Who – Series 8 in Review

Simon and James join Eugene to consider Peter Capaldi’s first year as the Doctor.

(We’ve had a number of technical problems with this podcast recording.  Apologies for the sound quality and glitches.)

Death in Heaven

184 – Doctor Who – Death in Heaven

Danny Pink, soldier, a man barely alive. (Well, dead really.)  We can rebuild him.  We have the technology.  We have the capability to make the world’s first Cyberpink.  Danny Pink will be that man.  Better than he was before.  Better, stronger, faster, just as dead.

Ah, who am I kidding?  Ben and Eugene are just reviewing the final episode of Doctor Who Series 8, Death in Heaven.

Flatline

181 – Doctor Who – Flatline

Is this the @jamti fan club?

Find out what Ben and Eugene thought of the latest episode of Doctor Who, Flatline.

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As referenced in the podcast, Jamie Mathieson’s blog can be read here: Jamie Mathieson at Blogspot.

Blakes 7

180 – Blakes 7 – Breakdown

Could Gan flatline?  Find out if a regular star of a show, who’s even counted in the title of the series itself could possibly die of a brain malfunction in Breakdown, the latest episode of Blakes 7 to be reviewed by Ben and Eugene.

Podcast and reviews from the team at Fusion Patrol

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