Previous ones here: part 1 part 2 part 3 part 4

To reiterate, the media is reasonably well known, so if something has barely any views on YouTube, for example, it's probably not the intended answer. Related to that, when I made them, the aim was that they would be answered without using a computer. Of course, if you don't know the media that is not possible, but some of these become easy by just searching things like "films with X in title" which in my view is a sort of cheap way to find the answer. So just a request to try not to use a computer to solve them. I think they are more enjoyable and satisfying that way.

A few comments on this set. 1 and 3 barely count as an expression, but I'll keep them. 2 is probably the hardest one out of any previous questions I've asked. It's a bit of stretch but maybe someone can figure it out. 7 is probably the least known thing.

A clue for 2 is that

You read it in a specific way to pronounce the answer, without the word "gravity"


2 Answers 2



In the Air Tonight (Phil Collins)

The gases represented are present in the air along with two knights


Apollo 13

The diagram depicts the slingshot path around the moon.


Metroid Prime

Each letter of the word 'metroid' is associated to a prime in order.




A Natural Women (Arethra Franklin)


Free Bird (Lynyrd Skynyrd)

The birds are represented by electrons and the depicted bird is free as it's not tied to an atom


+ by Ed Sheeran

XOR is equivalent to addition modulo 2 in binary

  • $\begingroup$ Good effort. Most of these are correct. 7 is an alternative answer probably, but it is not what I meant. The reasoning makes sense though. For 2 I also meant something different. I labelled it as "x" for a reason, I will say... $\endgroup$
    – user110503
    Commented Jul 5, 2020 at 16:38
  • $\begingroup$ For #2, rot13 FyvatFubg vf nyfb n svyz (gubhtu gung qbrfa'g rkcynva gur k rvgure). $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 6, 2020 at 0:14
  • $\begingroup$ The answer for #2 could be rot 13(2012 fvapr vg ybbxf yvxr n qrcvpgvba bs cynarg naq k fcbg znexf cynarg k juvpu eryngrf gb qbbzfqnl) $\endgroup$
    – Dreopa
    Commented Jul 6, 2020 at 10:56

Continuing @hexonimo answer

Gate album by Peter Fromhader, since XOR is a logic gate.

  • $\begingroup$ Is it correct? Please let me know. $\endgroup$
    – Dreopa
    Commented Jul 6, 2020 at 3:15
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    $\begingroup$ Not a bad guess, but not what I was thinking. It is something specifically to do with my choice of rot13(tngr) itself. $\endgroup$
    – user110503
    Commented Jul 6, 2020 at 8:23

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