How to stream 26 seasons (500 episodes) of Doctor Who
Although in the collective imagination science fiction on television and cinema is mainly represented by Star Trek and Star Wars, a milestone that has accompanied many during 54 years of programming (continued from 1963 to 1989 and resumed in 2005) is doctor who.
If you're a Doctor Who fan (one of 13), you'll be glad to know it is. started on twitch a never-before-seen streaming marathon: 500 classic episodes taken from 26 seasons (out of a total of about 800). The event started yesterday and will continue for a few weeks.
Clearly most of the episodes are in black and white, since the The BBC only started producing and filming color series in the 1970s..
To refresh your memory (Wikipedia):
Doctor Who features a Time Lord, a time-traveling alien with human features who calls himself simply The Doctor. The Doctor explores the universe aboard the TARDIS, a sentient machine capable of traveling through space and time through the so-called time vortex. The external appearance of the TARDIS is that of a blue British police box, commonly seen in Britain in the 1960s.
The success that Doctor Who has had over time is immense, so much so that holds the record for the longest-running science fiction television series in the world and more successful in terms of TV ratings, DVD and book sales, and iTunes traffic.
In case you are interested in starting a one-week marathon, we refer you to dedicated page on Twitch. If instead you want to review only specific episodes, we refer you to a convenient one. vision guide made by colleagues from IO9.