publication date: Sunday, September 19, 2010 (part of Round XLV)

category: Science

clue: on the surface of the moon, anybody can hit a ball farther than Lee Trevino

explanation: During Apollo 14's moon landing, Shepard hit two golf balls, sending one flying for "miles and miles and miles." Lee Trevino was a prominent golfer in the same year, 1971. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Ryan Dunn, Melissa Anderson, Jon Berry, and Jason Lemler

Moon Week This goo was part of Moon Week.



Similar Goos

Neil deGrasse Tyson

demoting Pluto got him promoted to late night comedy show guest Go »

Patch Adams

who said the butt can't heal the body? Go »

Robert A. Heinlein

there's no such thing as a free goo Go »

Alfred Nobel

After an explosive article criticizing his deadly inventions, he dedicated his fortune to a more noble pursuit, honoring fellow scientists who help the world. Go »

Georges Méliès

bon voyage Go »

Andy Kaufman

if you believed... Go »