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DISCOVERY, INVENTIONS AND EXPLORATION

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 11:55 am
by Quiz master
Any questions on the above topic please.

Which Scottish scientist discovered Penicillin in 1928?

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 12:02 pm
by Zevon
Fleming

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 12:03 pm
by Quiz master
It was him Zevon :)

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 12:29 pm
by Zevon
Who discovered the wreck of the Titanic?

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 1:42 pm
by Quiz master
All I know is that it was in late 1985 and a joint effort Zevon :oops:

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 3:58 pm
by Tallscot
There are a few claims to this, but Robert Ballard seems to have the best one. I have his book 'The Discovery of The Titanic'.

PostPosted:Sat Dec 11, 2010 5:40 pm
by Benny
I think it was lew Grade I've seen the film :D

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 8:24 am
by Zevon
I am with Tallscot on this with Robert Ballard :D

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:52 pm
by Quiz master
Who discovered America in 1492?

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 6:23 pm
by Quiz master
The answer is Christopher Columbus

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 6:26 pm
by JUS
Watson and Crick are best remembered for discovering what?

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 6:28 pm
by Quiz master
Was that DNA JUS?

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 6:30 pm
by JUS
aye double helixes and all

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 6:34 pm
by Quiz master
In 1497 Portugal mounted an expedition to reach India around the southern tip of Africa. Which famous navigator led this fleet?

PostPosted:Sun Dec 12, 2010 6:44 pm
by JUS
Ferdinand Magellan???????????????