The adventures of David Caulder and his crew stationed on Moonbase 3 on the moon's surface. In the 21st century, representatives of many of the world's governments live in bases on the moon. Moonbase 3 was built by the more advanced countries of Europe and the United Kingdom. Written by
Marty McKee <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
Script editor Terrance Dicks
has recalled that the plan was to take a realistic look at what life would be like on a Moonbase, adhering to scientific principles and eliminating any 'Bug-Eyed Monster' concepts: something totally different from Doctor Who
(1963) or Star Trek
(1966). He has wryly reflected that in this respect the series was a great success: those were two hugely popular shows, whilst Moonbase 3
(1973) managed to be something totally different indeed. See more
Out there is a remorseless, implacable enemy; the most hostile environment Man has ever met. Now we must fight it together.