The Daleks are an alien race in the tv series Doctor Who

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Where did the Daleks in “Into the Dalek” (#243) come from?

In episode #243 - "Into the Dalek", there is at least one large ship full of Daleks, and a rebel ship of humans that are fighting them. Are these Daleks new creations of the multicoloured Daleks from ...
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Do daleks have gender?

Having a robotic voice and being another species, the Daleks live in a robotic shell, and their names give away nothing. So I am curious: is there ever any mention of a Dalek having gender?
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How long would Dalek Sec have survived?

Dalek Sec is a human-Dalek hybrid that the Doctor faced in New York during the great depression. He was created because the Daleks felt they needed to evolve in order to survive. They practiced the ...
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Why were the enemies attacking in “The Time of the Doctor”?

I know that the Doctor didn't want the time lords to come back because it would start the time war all over. I also know that Tasha Lem didn't want the time lords to come back because she wanted ...
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Daleks And Their Gear

Why do Daleks from Doctor Who never upgrade or do something to their arsenal? At least add a weapon or something. See here, they are getting bigger and more colourful, but they don't add defences or ...
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Do Daleks Breathe?

In Doctor Who Season 1 Episode 13, when Daleks swarmed out to enter the Satellite 5, they had to pass a measurable distance through space to reach it. They do it sans air. Also in Season 1 Episode 6, ...
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What year was the Time Lock established?

Is there any evidence to indicate when - what year by our Earthly reckoning - the Time Lock was put in place around the Time War between the Daleks and Time Lords?
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How do the Daleks Build Anything, without themselves having hands?

I understand that Daleks can kill, but they don't have any hands. How do they build those huge ships they fly around in? The only logical conclusion I can come up with is they have a huge slave ...
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When was the Doctor first compared to the Daleks?

The Dalek's know* the doctor as the On Coming Storm, or the Predator etc. But at some point the Doctor started being compared to the Daleks for the wake of destruction he left behind him. I used to ...
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Do Daleks have their own language?

I've only ever watched the new Doctor Who (2005) and have been wondering: if the Daleks are from another planet then: Do they have their own language? Is it just the TARDIS translating their speech ...
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Why doesn't Oswin's voice sound like a Dalek?

In the Asylum of the Daleks (Dr. Who - Series 7), Oswin guides the Doctor and Rory through the Asylum planet maze through the voice speakers (megaphone). It is eventually revealed in the end that she ...
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Did the pure Daleks survive?

In 'Victory of the Daleks' we see the pure Daleks being created: However in 'Asylum of the Daleks' we see their parliament: They're very different. Did the 'pure' ones not survive? Did they ...
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Why do the Daleks have a parliament?

In Asylum of the Daleks, the daleks have assembled in a parliment, showing some form of governance other than totalitarian rule by the Dalek Emperor. Why do they have a 'Parliament'? Is this a ...
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Is there a reason the Daleks would use a toilet plunger as their arm?

Look at the arm of a Dalek. Tell me that is not a toilet plunger: Now I can understand, the show may have had a low budget when it started, which is why they took what they had. But is there an ...
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When Were the Daleks Created?

I know Davros created the Daleks and that story was told in Genesis of the Daleks, but when were they created, in relation to Earth's time?
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How are the Daleks able to continually survive genocide?

In many episodes of Doctor Who, since the appearance of the 9th Doctor, the Daleks were defeated many times and mostly in the form of genocide. However, they are able to breed and survive. As far as I ...
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“Pure” versus “Hybrid” Daleks

I just watched the 11th Doctor's episode Victory of the Daleks, where the Daleks that survived the episode Stolen Earth managed to create a so-called pure Dalek. I knew that the Emperor of the Daleks ...