This Week in Doctor WhoThis Week in Doctor Who

This Week in USA

See broadcasts for MiNDThe Sontaran Experiment: Part One

Last updated 02 January 2017
The Sontaran Experiment: Part One
Broadcast: Saturday 12th January 2002
11:00pm-11:30pm EST (04:00 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Tom Baker, Ian Marter, Elisabeth Sladen, Kevin Lindsay

The Doctor, Harry and Sarah find Earth is a desolate wilderness. They meet a group of stranded human colonists who are being hunted by a robot and experimented upon by its master.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWiDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 11th January 2002:
WYBE 35 Philadelphia, PA
DirecTV Philadelphia Local 909/35
Dish Network Philadelphia Local 8162
Sat 4AM+5:30PM EST The Ark In Space eps 3+4 of 4
Noah discovers that he has been infected by the Wirrn. The 4th Doctor and Vira work to awaken the humans in time to escape the Wirrn attack.
Sat 11PM EST The Sontaran Experiment both eps
The 4th Doctor, Sarah, and Harry visit Earth to see if it is capable of supporting human life yet. Great news - not only is it capable of handling human life, but it's also able to handle Alien life! Look, one alien is there already.