An alien race known as the "456" demand 10% of the Earth's children to be handed over. The chemicals within Earth children brings pleasure to the 456, and the children going to hooked up to them as recreational drugs to make them "feel good". Consequently Torchwood team are forced to fight against the British government and their attempts to concede to the aliens' demands, to prevent any of Earth's children from being handed over.
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Just for perspective. Jack's belly bomb has a blast radius of 1 mile. That puts it in the Hirioshima Little Boy range of 15 kiloton atomic bombs. See more
After Ianto's brother-in-law lobs a brick at the stolen car, in the background we see the brick hit the ground and bounce several times. See more
[Gwen has found out she is pregnant
Ianto! We're having a baby.
Congratulations. Is now a good time to tell you I lost the car?
You did what?