Discovery Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Famous British ships
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Name the famous British ships.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Explorers' First Names

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Mega Mixed Word Collection: History
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R O I S H T Y !
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People witnessing 1492
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"I saw three ships…"
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Word Ladder: Explorers
Name the explorers in this four-letter word ladder.
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The Explorer's Life II
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These are who the explorers from part I came back as in their next lives.
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Word Ladder: Science!
Name the 4 letter words in this scientifically-themed word ladder.
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Explorers of the Arctic, from description
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For much of the last week Americans have experienced a taste of what these people must've went through.
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Nobel Prize Winners by Country
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Can you pick three Nobel Prize winners from each country?
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Mini Profiles: 20 Explorers
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20 Profiles to explore
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Moon Mission: Matchup
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Pick the people that went on the same Apollo mission to the moon.
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Best of the Smithsonian (History)
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A couple of these might make good Halloween costumes
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To the Moon!
When they said they were going to explore the new world, they weren't kidding.
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Was It a Hoax?
Our spidey sense tells us something isn't right here...
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Mixed Word: Christopher Columbus
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Name the facts about Christopher Columbus that are scrambled.
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Mercury Seven Astronauts
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RIP Scott Carpenter
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Worst. Inventions. EVER.
Come on inventors, you're aiming for sliced bread here, anything less is just a whole loaf of bread.
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Explorers of Space (1950s, 60s), from Description
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Of course, we must inform you that any wrong answers will be tallied as astro-nots.
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Explorer by Map (Slideshow)
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Those guys had it easy, what with all those arrows laid out to guide them.
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Latin America Explorers
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Yeah, but did any of 'em actually speak Latin?
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Inventions by Decade
If we had to pick a decade, the one with the zipper, roller coaster, cotton candy and ferris wheel sounds pretty good.
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Famous Explorers (Slideshow)
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Judging from these photos these men not only possessed great bravery but also extraordinary fashion sense.
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Apollo 11 Plaque
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"That's...(cosmic static)... one small plaque for man... (cosmic static)..."
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Nobel Laureates in Physics by Discovery
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It's a shame Olivia Newton-John still hasn't been recognized for her contributions.
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