30 September, 2020
For October we’ve added the usual picture puzzles, mixed bag questions, Skeptical Crossword and Logic & Maths set to the top of the PUZZLES PAGE.
Our “Special” puzzle sets for those in quarantine or lock-down have proven to be popular, so we’ve added some more. Just continue scrolling down past the October Puzzles to the heading ADDITIONAL PUZZLES & DIVERSIONS – SEPTEMBER PUZZLES.
31 January, 2020
More Picture Puzzles, Mixed Bag questions, a Crossword about Roman Mythology and a set of Logic Problems (with solutions) are at the top of the PUZZLES PAGE .
Puzzles from January 2018 to December 2019 have been removed to form Puzzles Archives 8
30 November, 2019
For the month of December 2019 at the top of the PUZZLES PAGE we’ve placed seven new Picture Puzzles, a set of Mixed Bag questions, a crossword themed to General Skeptical Issues and a set of Logic Problems with solutions. In other words, business as usual. Enjoy!
30 April, 2019
Head to the PUZZLES PAGE for May’s aliquot of puzzlement.
The usual seven Picture Puzzles are either quaintly bemusing or the product of a deranged mind……….. It depends on your individual point of view.
The Skeptical Crossword is, (with just a hint of sarcasm) entitled Wellness! and comes with a set of standard and cryptic clues.
with twenty “Mixed Bag” triva type questions that get progressively harder.
and ten Logic and Maths Puzzles with in-depth solutions.
31 March, 2019
This month we lead off the PUZZLES PAGE with a special bonus set of Word puzzles called “Crossword Clues”, followed by the usual monthly Picture Puzzles, Mixed Bag Questions, Skeptical Crossword, and Logic & Maths Puzzles.
The Skeptical Crossword is our largest ever, is themed to General Skeptical Issues and comes with a set of standard and cryptic clues.
The current PUZZLES PAGE contains all the monthly puzzles since January 2018. Hundreds of earlier puzzles, going back to 2010 can be found at:
31 August, 2018
Each month we publish a themed Skeptical Crossword, a set of seven Picture Puzzles, a set of twenty Mixed Bag Questions (Trivia / General Knowledge) and a set of Logic & Maths Puzzles. They can be found, blog-style, at the top of the Puzzles Page.
There hundreds of earlier published puzzles. They can be found here:
31 December, 2017
Our Puzzles Page , updated for the New Year contains:
- a new set of Picture Puzzles
- Mixed Bag Questions (Trivia / General Knowledge)
- A Skeptical Crossword, themed to Cryptids to tie in with Paul Michael Donovan’s presentation on Buckley’s Bunyip at this January’s Vic Skeptics Café .
- More Logic & Maths Puzzles.
- Another set of bonus puzzles; (for those still in holiday mode)
Our Puzzles Archives go back to 2010
30 November, 2017
This month’s Picture Puzzles go to the top of the Puzzles Page as usual;
However the Skeptical Crossword, the Logic & Maths Puzzles and the “Mixed Bag” Questions are all supplied as .pdf files., here and on the Puzzles Page.
As we’re heading into the holiday season, there is a set of bonus puzzles; (mainly word puzzles)
December 2017 Skeptical Crossword (Frauds, Scams and Hoaxes)
88 Dec 2017 Crossword Frauds, Scams & Hoaxes
December 2017 Logic & Maths Puzzles # 65
Logic and Maths Puzzles 65 December 2017
December 2017 “Mixed Bag” Questions (Trivia / General Knowledge)
12 December 2017 Mixed bag questions
December 2017 BONUS PUZZLES
Vic Skeptics Website December 2017 Bonus Puzzles
And don’t forget, our Puzzles Archives go back to 2010
20 November, 2017
Followers of this site will be well aware that Australian Skeptics are proud long-term sponsors of the Science Teachers Association of Victoria’s annual Science Talent Search.
Here are the statistics for 2017:
2017 was the 66th year of the STS.
3,369 Victorian students entered; the largest level of participation for several years.
704 Cash bursaries were awarded.
There were 42 sponsors, ranging from multinational companies to private individuals.
The Australian Skeptics were a major sponsor: 90 students received bursaries funded by the Australian Skeptics.
Science Talent Search: Bursary Winners sponsored by The Australian Skeptics
We congratulate Janice Teng and her team of volunteers for a great event. If you are interested in STS and would like to know more, go to http://www.sciencevictoria.com.au/sts/
31 October, 2017
November’s puzzles include:
– seven new Picture Puzzles
– twenty “Mixed Bag“ trivia / general knowledge questions
– a Skeptical Crossword about General Skeptical Issues
– set 64 of our Logic & Maths Puzzles.
For the first time, the Mixed Bag Questions, the Crossword and the Logic & Maths Puzzles are all supplied as .pdf files for easy access
All monthly puzzles are accessible from the Puzzles Page.
31 August, 2017
This months batch of puzzles includes:
- Seven new Picture Puzzles and twenty “Mixed Bag” questions at the top of the Puzzles Page
30 June, 2017
There’s a General Skeptical Issues Crossword Puzzle this month, or
a new set of Logic & Maths Problems or [pdf version]
Picture Puzzles and “Mixed Bag” questions are as usual at the top of the Puzzles Page
30 April, 2017
Our Crossword this month is mainly about Conspiracy Theories.
May 2017 Skeptical Crossword Puzzle (HTML format)
81 May 2017 Crossword Conspiracy Theories (.pdf format).
There are ten new May 2017 Logic & Maths Problems (HTML format)
58 Logic and Maths Puzzles May 2017 for pdf (.pdf format);
with new Picture Puzzles and “Mixed Bag” questions at the top of the Puzzles Page