Who was the only as­tro­naut to fly on Gem­ini, Apollo and Space Shut­tle mis­sions?

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1 Many read­ers of Da Vinci code will be able to crack this one, about Se­cret So­ci­eties. What was the name of the se­cret so­ci­ety, whose name in Latin means “the en­light­ened ones”, which was founded in Bavaria in 1776 and in­cluded the poet Goethe among its mem­bers?

2 WHo wAs tHE only As­tro­nAut to ly on Gem­ini, Apollo and Space Shut­tle mis­sions?

3 “WomEn AnD CHIl­DrEn irst” BE­CAmE

a stan­dard evac­u­a­tion drill af­ter the sink­ing of which Naval ship in 1852?

4 Ly­ing 2,000km from St He­lena and 2,400km from South Africa, which Ar­chi­pel­ago is the most re­mote in the world?

5 In 2015, wHo BE­CAmE tHE irst foot­baller to have scored hat tricks in the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A?

6 What is the col­lec­tive name for a group of moles?

7 SomE Hol­ly­wooD ilms HAvE in­ter­est­ing ti­tles. ‘Five good rea­sons to stay sin­gle’ is a tagline to which 1994 com­edy ro­mance, star­ring Hugh Grant?

8 This English Or­nithol­o­gist was proB­A­Bly tHE irst mAn In BrI­tAIn to use the new-fan­gled method of nam­ing all liv­ing things with two names: bi­no­mial nomen­cla­ture. In Wel­beck Street, Lon­don, he cre­ated his mu­seum and menagerie. He is known as the man who ‘dis­cov­ered’ the Peregrine Fal­con, or Falco pere­gri­nus, as it’s known in bi­no­mial nomen­cla­ture. Who?

9 In 1946, wHICH DAnE BE­CAmE tHE irst wo­man to win the Palme d’Or for DI­rECt­InG tHE ilm THE RED MEAD­ows, about the Nazi oc­cu­pa­tion of Den­mark dur­ing World War II?

10 Avi­a­tion ques­tion. The man­u­fac­turer Martin-Baker Ltd claims to have saved 7,580 lives with what de­vice?


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