It was back in November 1963 when Doctor Who first hit our TV screens. Premiering the day after President Kennedy was assassinated, the first episode was shown again with the second installment.
It has since gone on to become a British (and abroad) cult classic, frequently drawing in millions of viewers.
And in 2009 was awarded Guinness World Records as the longest-running science fiction television show in the world as well as the most successful science fiction series of all time.
Fun fact: Hartnell trained as a jockey before deciding to ditch it in favour of acting.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
Confused Apple customers are finding coins in their MacBooks.
High levels of iron help prevent hearing loss, a study has claimed.
A software engineer has constructed a fingernail-sized engine made of paper and it totally works!
Conspiracy theorists claim that there is a mysterious alien based pyramid in the Antarctic.
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