time travellers

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 28 August, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 28 August, 2005, 12:00am

1 Which television show featured a character who bounced around in time, aided by his holographic friend Al?

2 Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt's production company Plan B bought the film rights to which novel before its public release?

3 Which prog rockers released the retrospective box set Time Traveller in 1994?

4 What speed was required for time travel in Back to the Future?

5 In Dr Who, what does TARDIS stand for?

6 Who wrote the classic sci-fi novel The Time Machine?

7 In Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, what kind of creature do Kirk and co attempt to retrieve from the 20th century?

8 Which 1981 film featured time-travelling midget treasure hunters?

9 One of the principle arguments against the possibility of time travel is called: a) the grandfather paradox b) the father paradox c) the uncle paradox?

10 Who said: 'The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once'?

Solution: 1 Quantum Leap 2 The Time Traveler's Wife 3 The Moody Blues 4 88mph 5 Time and relative dimension in space 6 H.G. Wells 7 A humpback whale 8 Time Bandits 9 a) the grandfather paradox 10 Albert Einstein.