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Solutions to Puzzles - October 30, 2015

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Crossword for you

Across:

1. Ramanujan; 5. Homo; 6.

Species; 7. DNA; 9. Ray;

11. Lime; 12. Arya; 13.

Gear; 16. Deduce; 17.

Nitro; 18. Star

Down:

1. Ross; 2.

Archimedes; 3. Urea; 4.

Neon; 5. Hydrogen; 7.

Direct; 8. Ada; 10. Yeast;

14. Idea; 15. Rod

Quiz Whizz

1. German. The words poltern means “to make noise”, and geist means “ghost”;

2. Fear of the Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis, the phenomenon that occurs when gaseous particles in the Northern Hemisphere collide to create varied lights that illuminate the night sky; 3. 96.5 per cent of the Earth’s water is covered by oceans while the other sources are covered by rivers, lakes, ice and water vapour among many other things; 4. True. Bats of the genus Pteropus, of the megabat suborder, are the largest bats in the world, and are commonly known as fruit bats or flying foxes;

5. Megakat City. Pilots Chance Furlong and Jake Clawson assume the identities of T-Bone and Razor respectively, and fight crime with their state-of-the-art jet Turbokat;

6. Asteroid 316201 Malala. It is located in the Main Belt between Mars and Jupiter, and orbits the Sun every 5.5 years.

Sudoku

Sticklink

Ransom, Tinsel, Lenses,Census, Bonsai, Consul, Alarm, Cubic

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