publication date: Monday, October 3, 2016 (part of Fall 2016)

category: Philosophy

clue: Her contributions to mathematics, astronomy, and Western thought are not as famous as her murder by a mob of Christian zealots.

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, and Jesse King


Similar Goos

Kaya Scodelario

She has acted with Johnny Depp, Nicholas Hoult, Dylan O'Brien, and Sam Rockwell, but not Ivana Baquero. Go »

Leona Lewis

The echoes created by this spirited British singer could shatter a heart, if it was made of glass. Go »

Alice Paul

Half of Americans can vote today thanks to the efforts of activists like this Jersey-born Quaker who looked like Hilary Swank. Go »

Linda Hamilton

Her career has been defined by two large co-stars: One a hirsute romantic beast, the other an unstoppable android assassin. Go »

Honey Tree Evil Eye

This potatoey Bull Terrier pitched beer to much controversy in the late 1980s. Go »

Luvvie Ajayi

She has done an awesome job of judging the Internet for over a decade. Go »