Today’s Trivia


Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

“Lord of the Rings: Return of the King” has the highest body count of any movie ever made with 836 on-screen deaths. (Source)


The longest nose is 8.8 centimetres long. (Source)


Chickens do not need a rooster in order to lay eggs. (Source)


Humans can pass diseases such as colds and viruses to gorillas. (Source)


After flights were grounded on 9/11, one plane was allowed to fly. It carried anti-venom from San Diego to Florida to save the life of a snake keeper suffering from a deadly taipan bite. The only other taipan anti-venom was in New York. (Source)



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  • SteveWrathall

    Tane Mahuta translates as “Lord of the Forest” link 1

  • Totara

    The Kauri tree produces both male and female cones – sometimes on the same branch. It is therefore capable of self-pollination.

    Link to #3.

  • Oh Please

    Cut a tree and see it’s rings – link to 1 (surely not that easy?)

    • AS

      Yes, sometimes it is that easy because the easiest is often overlooked. Points to you today