Links for January 9, 2019

Doctor Who fan spin-offs

An oral history of the franchise’s unlicensed spin-offs with Sylvester McCoy, Nick Briggs and those at the heart of Who’s fan-made films


Turtletoy allows you to create generative art using a minimalistic javascript Turtle graphics API. You can only create black-and-white line drawings on a square canvas. By offering a very restrictive environment we not only hope to stimulate creativity, we also make sure that the turtles can (at least theoretically) be plotted using a simple plotter.

Very Slow Movie Player

A film watched at 1/3,600th of the original speed is not just a very slow movie, it helps you see yourself against the smear of time.