The Week In Sci-Fi

This week there’s more new telly than you could shake a remote at (if you could find the bloody thing)

MONDAY 3 OCTOBER

The final series of The Sarah Jane Adventures , a fitting tribute to the wonderful Lis Sladen, begins on CBBC at 5:15pm.

All-new time-travelling dino action hits Sky One at 8pm in the form of Terra Nova .

There are more dinos but noticeably less guns in 10,000 BC , 9pm at 5*.

Catch last week's episode of The Fades again tonight at 10:30pm.

TUESDAY 4 OCTOBER

Get your Trek on with Star Trek: Insurrection , 6:55pm on Film4.

Clark gets involved in an alternate reality in Smallville , E4 at 9pm.

Take a trip to Bon Temps in True Blood , Channel 4 at 11:10pm.

WEDNESDAY 5 OCTOBER

Top-notch fantasy on BBC Three at 9pm in The Fades .

Get yourself some Fringe season four, Sky One at 10pm.

There are some witchy women in The Secret Circle , 8pm on Sky Living.

There's more Supernatural on Sky Living from 10pm.

THURSDAY 6 OCTOBER

Northern horror fans! Keep yoru eyes peeled for Grimm Up North , which is taking place in AMC Cinemas across Manchester until 9 October.

Find a comfy seat and some headphones to enjoy fourth Doctor audio adventure The Broken Crown , out today.

One of the best Trek films going, Star Trek: First Contact crashes on to Film4 at 6:50pm.

Warehouse 13 continues on Syfy from 9pm.

There's a sexy succubus on the loose as Lost Girl returns to Syfy at 10pm.

FRIDAY 7 OCTOBER

Gamers, get your Rage on as the new title from id hits Mac, PC, and Xbox360.

Engage your mind-matter and involve yourself with a bit of Peter F Hamilton as his new one, Manhattan In Reverse , arrives in bookstores.

There’s something in the basement in creepy horror Don’t’ Be Afraid Of The Dark , out in cinemas today. Alternatively, Ewan McGregor and Eva Green fall in love as the world loses its senses – literally – in end of the world romance Perfect Sense , also out today.

There's Futurama for all on Sky One at 8pm.

Bruce Willis has a disturbing time in The Sixth Sense , 9pm on Film4.

Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones save us all, and look sharp in the process - Men In Black , 9pm on 5*.

SATURDAY 8 OCTOBER

American McGee rocks up at at Forbidden Planet London to sign everything in sight today.

Merlin casts a spell over Saturday night, BBC One at 8:05pm.

Greeks go crazy in Clash Of The Titans , Channel 5 5:40pm.

The Martians invade in Mars Attacks , 9pm on Sky One.

SUNDAY 9 OCTOBER

Crazy spinning metal takes over Channel 4 at 6:10pm in Transformers 2: Revenge Of The Fallen .

Re-watch on the year's finest shows: Game Of Thrones begins a re-run at 9pm on Sky Atlantic.

Catch up with The Walking Dead before season two hits, 10:50pm on FX.