His electrics shot and left to gather dust in an Abertay University lab for years, Doctor Who's iconic companion was far from his glory days travelling across time and space in the Tardis.
Abertay University students have created a robot, made out of Lego, which can solve a Rubik's Cube in under two minutes.
The benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) are evident, but is it also a threat to the very existence of humanity? Michael Alexander sought the opinions of experts.
Dundee and Angus College opened its doors to primary and secondary students in a series of short events to introduce young people to computer science.
From growing up in Fife to being selected to work for US President Barack Obama, renowned American astronomer Professor Anneila Sargent tells Michael Alexander about her remarkable career.