They are a race of creatures encased in a fighting machine that is very powerful.
They hate the Doctor and he them...for some very good reasons, but you should watch the show.
This is a free pattern on Ravelery called 'The Oncomming Storm' which is what the Dalek's call The Doctor (Preditor as well)
Finished the first one while watching the first episode of the new season 'Asylum of the Dalek's'. I even had fish fingers for dinner, but skipped on the custard as I'm still not eating sweets. Did make tarter sauce though.
I just had to have something Doctor Who for my geeky side. They will come in handy (pardon the pun) during the chill days to come. They are 100% merino wool made from the left overs from DH's socks. 9-4-12