Landscape of Castle City

Castle City Rises

Imagine you’ve lived isolated in a tiny biodome since you were born and after you leave your home for the first time to explore, you wander through a forest of sickly trees and come upon a technological marvel, hovering precariously over the ruins of a previous age, on the outer edges of a frozen tundra. Welcome […]

BBC News – Doctor Who regeneration was ‘modelled on LSD trips’

In an internal memo dating from 1966, producers outlined how the original Doctor, William Hartnell, would be transformed for his successor Patrick Troughton. It also tackled the “horrifying experience” of the regeneration. “The metaphysical change… is a horrifying experience – an experience in which he relives some of the most unendurable moments of his long […]

The Origin of Sherlock Holmes

http://www.neatorama.com/2008/01/21/the-origin-of-sherlock-holmes/ The year was 1877. Dr. Joseph Bell, a brilliant surgeon and lecturer at Scotland’s prestigious Edinburgh University Medical School, was standing next to one of the hospital’s patients. His students – including 18-year-old named Arthur Conan Doyle – stood around him as he motioned to the patient and systematically ticked off his first observation about […]

The Tardis Tour

I just couldn’t resist.. makes me feel like I’m 9 years old again.. like seeing the inside of Willie Wonka’s chocolate factory.. [youtube id=”IT1Rr9-kG8s” mode=”normal” align=”left” autoplay=”no”]