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MIT Mystery Hunt Puzzle Index: All Keywords

1, 2, 3 crossword

17th items

1-dimensional cellular automata

“24” (TV show)

25-pair color code

26-skiddoo puzzle: see alphagram

3-D modeling

3SAT (boolean satisfiability problem)

42 Essential 3rd Act Twists

52-skiddoo puzzle: see alphagram

69 Love Songs

7 Little Words (online word game)

7 Wonders (board game)

7xwords

“88 Lines About 44 Women”

8-ball (pool game)

A=1, B=2, ...

abacus

ABBA

Absolut vodka

academic regalia

accounting

achievements in video games

A Chorus Line

ACME's Have You Tried document

acronyms

actors playing famous people

Ada programming language

A Day in the Life

adding "in bed" to fortunes

Adventure (Atari 2600 game)

Adventure Time (animated program)

AES cipher

Aesop's fables

aged photos

airline codes

airline travel

airplane call signs

airplane tail art

airport codes

Akari puzzle

Albanian language

album covers

album titles

Alchemist sculpture

alchemy symbols

alethiometer (golden compass from His Dark Materials)

algorithmic complexity

Alice in Wonderland

aliens

alignments (Dungeons and Dragons)

All About Steve

Allied Occupation puzzle: see Fillomino puzzle

alliteration

All-Star Games

alphabet books

alphabetic ordering

alphabetic sequences

Alphabet Song

Alphabet Soup (Penny Press): see alphagram

alphabet subsets

the alphabet

alphablock

Alphacipher

alphacode: see Alphacipher

alphagram

alphametics (encoded arithmetic)

Alpha Sleuth

Altered Beast (video game)

Alternate Corners puzzle

alt tags

Alvin and the Chipmunks

“The Amazing Race”

American Film Institute's top 100 movies lists

American Girl dolls

America (the Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction

amino acids

Among Us (game)

Anacrostic puzzle: see double crostic

anagrams

analogies

anaquote

anatomy

___ and ___ phrases

Android apps

Android version code-names

Angband (Rogue-like game)

angelic hierarchy

“Angel” (TV show)

Anglo-American telegraph code

Anglo-Saxon language

Anguished English

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

animals

Animals on the Underground web site

Animal, Vegetable, or Mineral

The Animaniacs

anime

answer given for completing task

antipodes

antonyms

apocalypse dates

apples

Apples to Apples game

Arabic language

Aramaic script

archers

archery

archipelagos

area codes

Arimaa

Arrested Development (band and TV show)

arrow maze puzzle: see yajilin

art

Artist's Block: see Spiral Galaxies puzzle

arXiv academic paper preprints

ascending and descending letters

ASCII

ASCII art

ashtamangala

assembly puzzles

Fred Astaire

asterisks

asteroids

astrology

astronauts

astronomy

Ataxx (video game)

Atbash cipher

Athena (MIT computer system)

Atlantic City

atmospheric layers

audio crossword

audio file manipulation

augmented reality

Australian English language

authors

autokey cipher

Avatar

Ave Maria cipher

aviation

Aztec calendar

Baba is You

Babylonian numerals

baby names database

Bach cantatas

Back and Forth (puzzle type)

background music

backsolving

backswitch

Back to the Future movies

"Backwards" (Rascal Flatts song)

backward talking

the (Kevin) Bacon game

badges

“The Bad Touch” (Bloodhound Gang song)

Bag puzzle: see Corral puzzle

Balance Loop logic puzzle

balance puzzle

"The Ballad of Lydia Pinkham"

ballet

ballroom dancing

Bananagrams

bands

Barbie dolls

barred crossword

baseball

bases other than ten

basketball

Basque language

basslines

bathrooms

“Batman” (60s TV series)

Battle Line (game)

battles

Battleship (board game)

Battleships (puzzle)

“Battlestar Galactica” (2000s TV show)

Baudot code

beaches

Beanie Babies

The Beatles

Beaufort cipher

Bechdel-Wallace Test

beer

beer pong

bee waggle dance

before and after

beheaded people

Bejeweled (game)

Bell Labs

Ben & Jerry's ice cream

Bengali language

Beowulf

beverages

Beyoncé

Bhavacakra (Buddhist Wheel of Life)

The Bible

bifid cipher

“Big Bang Theory” (TV show)

“Big Brother” (reality TV show)

bigrams

Binairo

binary/biliteral/Baconian cipher

binary tree

bingo

binomial nomenclature: see scientific names for organisms

biological taxonomy: see scientific names for organisms

bird calls

birds

Birds of America

bitcoins

bitwise OR

black and white (logic puzzle)

Black Box crosswords

Black Box (game)

black box (solver must figure out inner workings)

blackjack

"The Blacklist" (TV show)

Mr. Blackwell's Worst Dressed List

blank answer

blank puzzle

Blaseball

blindness

block-style crossword

blogs

blood types

Bloom filter

Bluebikes

blueprints

Board Game Geek (web site)

Bob's Burgers (TV series)

body parts

Humphrey Bogart

Boggle

James Bond movies

bones

bones"Bones" (TV show)

Bongard problems

Bonza puzzles

book cipher

book code

book covers

books

book series

Boston Marathon

Boston University

bourbon

David Bowie

bowling

boxing

“The Brady Bunch”

Braille

brain regions

bridge bidding conventions

bridge (game)

bridges

Bridges puzzle: see hashiwokakero

British and American English differences

British Columbia

Broadway theaters

brothers and sisters

B sides

“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”

bughouse chess

bugs

building 16-56 floor code

building 2 mathematical models

building 56 murals

building 6C floor squares

Building Blocks puzzle: see lettered dice

buildings

Bulgarian language

Bulls-Eye 20 Questions

bullseye crossword

Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest

Burman language

burr puzzles

buses

busy beaver Turing machines

"but I hardly know her" jokes

butterflies

Button Men (game)

BuzzFeed

B vitamins

BWV numbers (Bach music catalog)

Cabin Pressure (BBC radio show)

Caesar shifts

calculatrivia

calendars

call letters of TV or radio stations

Cambridge street cleaning schedule

Camelot (board game)

Canadian Aboriginal syllabics

capitals of states or countries

CAPTCHAs

caricatures

car makes

car models

“Car Talk” (radio program)

Cartesian coordinates

cartoon rebuses

cartoons

Cash Cab

casinos

Castawords puzzle: see lettered dice

Castilian: see Spanish language (Castilian)

Catalan language

catenoid crossword

cathedral crossword

cats

Cats (movie)

The Cat Who... mystery series

causal loop diagrams

Cave puzzle: see Corral puzzle

celebrities' original names

celebrity baby names

celebrity deaths

celebrity photos

Cell Structure puzzle: see Nurikabe

cemetery

censored words

cereal

change ringing

Chaocipher

"The Chaos" (poem)

Chaotic (conlang)

characteristic polynomial

charades

charities

“Charlie on the MTA”

chatbots

cheat codes

checkers

"Cheers" (TV show)

cheese

chemical elements

chemical reactions

chemicals (particular molecules)

chemistry

Cheryl's Birthday problem

chess

chess variants/fairy chess

chewing gum

children's books

Chinese brand names

Chinese five elements

Chinese language: see Mandarin Chinese language

Chinese numerals

Chinese remainder theorem

Chinese zodiac/calendar

chiptunes

chocolate ingredients

choose your own adventure

Christ figures

Christmas carols

Chromaphonoglyphics

Chutes and Ladders

Cinéman

circular periodic table

Cirque du Soleil

cities

city address grids

city and state names

Clabbers (anagram Scrabble)

cliches

clickbait links

clocks

cloning

clothing

Clue (game)

ClueKeeper

Clue (movie)

coats of arms

cocktails

Code 128

Codenames (game)

coins

The Colbert Report

Colemak keyboard: see keyboard

collective names for animals

college football bowl games

college sports team nicknames

color blindness

color palettes in image files

colors

color separations

colors of noise

colors of the rainbow

col (saddle point between mountains)

combination locks

comedians

comics

Commander Keen alphabet

commercials

Commodore 64

common meter for songs

The Communards (band)

communication

Community Solar System (exhibit of the Museum of Science)

"Community" (TV Show)

compass points

completing the square

complex numbers

composers of music

computer architecture

computer parts

Concept (board game)

concept intersection

concordances

conlangs: see invented languages

Connect Four

connect the dots

consonantcies

constellations

Constitution of the U.S.

construction

context-free grammars

cookies

cooking/bring us food

"Cooking with Dog" (YouTube show)

corporations

Corral puzzle

Cosmic Encounter

costumes

"Countdown" (British game show)

counties

counting shapes

countries

country codes (any variety)

country music

Country Road (puzzle type)

The Court Jester (1955 film)

court settlements

covers (musical remakes)

cowbell songs

cowboys

Cow Parade (civic art projects)

Cracked magazine

Craigslist

Crayola colors

creative tasks

Creek puzzle

cribbage

cricket

cricket (darts game)

criss-cross

crocheting

croquet

cross-number puzzle

Cross Products (Cross Sums variant)

cross-stitch

cross-stitch crossword

Cross Sums

crosswordese

crossword puzzles

crosswords on the landscape

crostic puzzle: see double crostic

crows

cruise lines

crushword puzzle: see 1, 2, 3 crossword

cryptarithms: see alphametics (encoded arithmetic)

cryptic crossword clues

cryptic crosswords

cryptocurrency

cryptograms

crystallography

cube nets

cultural houses within MIT's New House

Cuneiform numerals

cures

curling (sport)

currencies

currency ISO codes

curved line nonogram

cutting out shapes

Cyrillic alphabet

Czech language

Daedric alphabet (Elder Scrolls)

The Daily Show

Dai Shogi

Dance Dance Revolution

dances (names for)

dancing

Dancing Men cipher

Danish language

Dante's circles of Hell

"Dare to Be Stupid" (Weird Al Yankovic song)

Dark Side of the Moon (Pink Floyd album)

DARPA Network Challenge

darts

database hacking

data matrix

dating simulation

Da Vinci's Notebook (band)

dead or alive

dead things

Deal or No Deal

Dear Sriracha (comic in The Oatmeal)

death metal

Decrypto (board game)

defecation

deficit sudoku: see udoku

deletions and insertions

demons

Demotivators (parody of motivational posters)

“Desperate Housewives”

desserts

The Devil's Dictionary

/dev/joe's Mystery Hunt Index

Dewey decimal system

D'Hondt allocation method

diacritical marks

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

diagonalizing

diagramless criss-cross

diagramless crossword

dialogues

Diceware

Dicey Words: see lettered dice

diff files

dimension added

The Dinner Party (art by Judy Chicago)

dinosaurs

Dinotopia footprint alphabet

Diplomacy (game)

dirty words

disasters

disconnected criss-cross

discover the hidden rules

Discworld

diseases

Disney films

Disney princesses

dissection (geometric)

diving

DNA, RNA

D'ni numerals

DNS root servers

Dōbutsu shōgi

Doc McStuffins

"Doctor Who"

dog food

dog hybrids

dogs

dog shows

Dominion (game)

domino puzzle

Domino's Pizza

Dotty dilemma puzzle: see fences puzzle

double crostic

double dactyls

double letters

double-or-nothing crossword

double trouble crossword: see 1, 2, 3 crossword

Dragonriders of Pern

drawing letters and numbers

dream sequences

Dresden Files books

dress-up

Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

drill sizes

DropMix (music-mixing game)

dropquotes

drugs

dubbing videos with parody dialogue

Duck Konundrum

"Dumb Ways to Die" (Melbourne train video)

Dungeons & Dragons

Dutch language

Robert Duvall

DVD region numbers

Dvorak keyboard: see keyboard

Dwarf Fortress

Dwarf Fortress conlangs

Bob Dylan songs

Easter dates

George Eastman plaque in building 6

Easy as ABC puzzle: see End View puzzle

EBCDIC

Edel puzzle: see paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

edge matching puzzles

eggcorns

EGOT

Einstein's puzzle: see logic puzzle based on elimination

elder futhark: see Futhorc

electoral college

electrical engineering

electric circuits

elimination tournament

ellipse

elliptic curves

Elvis movies

e-mail clients

e-mail headers

embassies

emoji

emoticons

emperors

Encyclopedia Brown

Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences

End View puzzle

Enigma cipher

Entertainment Weekly magazine

enzymes

Epic Rap Battles of History

episode titles

epithets

eponyms (words made from people's names)

Equation Analysis Test (26 = L. in the A.)

Ermahgerd! meme

errata

error messages

errors

Escape from Zyzzlvaria

escape room

Escape This Podcast

esoteric programming languages

Esperanto conlang

estimation

Estonian language

Etch a Sketch

etsy.com

etymology

Eurovision Song contest

Chris Evans

events

events staged multiple times

evolutionary tree

EXIF data

experimental study group (ESG at MIT)

expired facts

explorers

ext2 filesystem

external publications and broadcasts

extra answers

eye chart

"The Eye of Argon" (short story)

eye rhymes

fabrics

Facebook

factorization

Fact Sphere (Portal 2)

fairy tales

fake 404 page

fake answer callback

fake solution link

fake team

fake web site

Fallout 4 (video game)

false cognates

false comparatives

false friends: see false cognates

false negatives

"Family Feud"

family tree

famous captains

famous duos

famous trips

famous women

Farsi language

fashion designers

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

feast days for saints

federal congressional districts

Federal Reserve banks

FedEx tracking numbers

fences puzzle

Fermat's Last Theorem

Feynman diagrams

fictional apes

fictional birds

fictional books

fictional cars

fictional characters' love interests

fictional characters who attended MIT

fictional curse words

fictional definitions of words

fictional detectives

fictional dogs

fictional homes

fictional objects

fictional rooms

fictional steeds

fictional train stations

fictional weapons

Figure Logic puzzle: see cross-number puzzle

figure skating

file extensions

file reconstruction

Fill-a-Pix

fill-in puzzle

Fillomino puzzle

Final Fantasy video games

Financial Chinese

find the differences

find the list

finite fields

Finnish language

Firefly (TV show)

fireworks

first aid kit

first and last letters of words

first ladies

firsts

fish

Fit-In puzzle: see fill-in puzzle

flags

flats (NPL puzzles)

flavors

Flesch-Kincaid grade level

floating point roundoff

flower names

flower power puzzle: see petal puzzle

Fold-Ins (as in Mad Magazine)

following directions

following paths

fonts

foods

food tasting

football

football pool

former names

forms (word squares and others)

Fortran

fortune cookies

four horsemen of the apocalypse

Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot

fourteen-segment displays

fractals

“Fra Lippo Lippi” (Browning Poem)

framelinks

Fraternal Twins puzzle

fraternities

FreeCell (solitaire card game)

The Freedom Trail

free puzzle

French language

French Republican Calendar

frequency distributions

“Friends” (TV Show)

frightening things

Frontier Airlines

fruits

Fruits Basket (anime)

Funny Farm

Furbish conlang

futhark: see Futhorc

Futhorc

Futurama alphabet

gambling games

Game Genie

Game of Thrones

games

game shows

game shows staged for solvers

game theory

"Gangnam Style"

Garbage Pail Kids

The Garden of Earthly Delights

Garfield

“Gashlycrumb Tinies”

Gaussian primes

G-Code

gears

Gemcraft

Gen Con

gendered names for animals

genealogy

generals

genes

The Genius (Korean reality TV series)

geocaching

geoguessr

geometry

German language

GetFit@MIT

ghost leg

ghosts

G.I. Joe

Gilbert and Sullivan

Gilbert schema for Ulysses

“Gilmore Girls”

Girl Talk (musician)

git repository

"Glee" (TV show)

Gnommish alphabet (Artemis Fowl)

Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

Go Fish

go (game)

Going Too Far crossword

Gokigen Naname: see Slant puzzle

Goldberg variations

"The Gold Bug"

golf

golf courses

Good Will Hunting

Google doodles

Google Maps user maps

Google Street View

Google Translate Sings

googology

Goosebumps books

goroawase

Gothic language

governors

Graffiti (Palm Pilot writing)

Sue Grafton novels

grammar

graph theory

grawlixes

Gray code

Gray's Anatomy

great circles

Greek alphabet

Greek language

Greek mythology

Green Eggs and Ham

Griddlers: see paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

Gringmuth notation

group theory

GROW web games

gryptics crossword

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guillotine (card game)

guitar playing

guns

gym badges (from Pokémon)

gymnastics scoring

hacking (MIT pranks)

haiku

hairstyles

Mark Halpin's Labor Day puzzles

Hamiltonian paths

Hamilton (musical)

Hanabi (cooperative card game)

Hanayama disassembly puzzles

hanging on for dear life

hangman

Hangul (Korean script)

Hanjie: see paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

Harry Potter

Harvard

Harvard Sentences

Harvard spectral classification

hash algorithms

hashiwokakero

haunted places

Hayden elephant mural

Joseph Haydn

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft game

Hebrew alphabet

Hebrew gematria

Hebrew language

Hebrew numerals

helpmate

Chris Hemsworth

heraldry

Here-There (MIT Media Lab art)

Hermes Conrad (Futurama character) "Sweet X of Y" phrases

Charlton Heston

heteromino (logic puzzle)

heteronyms

hexaflexagons

hexagonal crossword

hexagon dancing

Heyawake

Hidato puzzle

hidden puzzle

hidden tracks on albums

hidden words

hieroglyphics

High Fidelity (book)

high school CEEB codes

highway numbers

hill words

Hindi language

hint requests

hip-hop music

hiragana

Al Hirschfeld (caricatures with "Nina")

historical events

historical markers

"A History of the World in 100 Objects"

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Hitori

hoaxes

hobbies

hockey players

holidays

"Hollywood Squares"

Hollywood Walk of Fame

Sherlock Holmes stories

Homestar Runner

home worlds

homophones

homophonic substitution cipher

Honeycomb crossword

hops (beer ingredient)

horse racing

Hotaru Beam puzzle

Hot Ones (YouTube show)

house of cards

House of Representatives

“House” (TV show)

How I Met Your Mother (TV series)

HTTP

Huffman coding

huge numbers

Hugo awards

Hundreds of Chinese Surnames

Hungarian language

Hunt the Wumpus

hurricanes

hybrid creatures

i before e except after c exceptions

I Can Has Cheezburger

ICD-10 codes for medical diagnoses

ice cream

ice hockey

Icelandic language

Icelandic Yule Lads

I Ching

ID3 tags

identify text from stress pattern, prosody, or poetic meter

idioms

Ig Nobel Prizes

IHTFP

Ikea

Illinois driver's license code

Illuminati

image classification

image manipulation

IMDB

impossible puzzles

The Improper Bostonian

Inception

InChI (international chemical identifier)

Increasingly Verbose meme

India

Indian numerals

The Infinite Corridor

Infinity Train (cartoon)

Infocom games

infographics

information missing

Ingress glyph language

initials

Inner Circles puzzle: see Honeycomb crossword

In-person interview

insult swordfighting

integer sequences

Interactive Introduction to the Institute (i3) videos

interleaved words

intermediate tasks

International Math Olympiad (IMO)

Internet RFCs

internet top-level domains

intersections

___ in the ___ phrases

Inuktitut language

Invader (street artist)

invented languages

inventions

invisible ink

IPA (international phonetic alphabet)

IP geolocation

iPhone apps

iPod Submarine (party game)

Iraqi Most Wanted playing cards

“Iron Chef: America”

Irregular Webcomic!

I Saw You MIT

ISBNs

isithuntyet.info

islands

Islands in the Stream puzzle: see Nurikabe

isobars

isomorphic graphs

Italian language

"It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)"

Ivy League

"Jack and the Beanstalk"

Japanese language

Javanese numerals

Java programs

JavaScript

jazz

"Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats" (song from Cats)

Jelly Belly jellybeans

Jenga

“Jeopardy!”

jersey numbers

jewelry

Jewish sabbath laws

jigsaw puzzles

jigsaw quote

John Hodgman's hobo names list

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (anime and manga series)

jokes

Jonathan Coulton

Jotto

juggling

Julia sets

Jumble puzzle

jumping crossword

Just One (word-guessing game)

“Kaiju Big Battel”

kakurasu

Kakuro: see Cross Sums

kanji

karaoke

katakana

Keccak-256 hashes

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes

KenKen

John F. Kennedy

kennings

Kenny's deaths on "South Park"

Key and Peele (Comedy Central show)

keyboard

keyboard shortcuts

keyed-order crossword

killer sudoku

Killian Court names

Kingdom of Loathing

The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters

kings and queens

Stephen King

Kitten Academy

Klingon (conlang)

knights (British titles)

knight's tour

knitting

knitting patterns

knot theory

"The Knowledge" (London black cabs)

Konami code

Korean language

kosher dietary laws

kriss kross: see criss-cross

labyrinth crossword

laddergrams

landmarks

languages

Lao numerals

Lapine (conlang from Watership Down)

lasers

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

last words

"La Terre vue du ciel" (photograph series by Yann Arthus-Bertrand)

Latin language

Latin names of cities

Latin phrases

Latin squares

Latke vs. Hamentaschen debates

"La Vie Boheme"

Learned League

Stan Lee

leetspeak

legal lingo

The Legend of Zelda

legislative text

Lego

letter adjacency graphs

“letter and word” phrases

letter banks

letter changes

lettered dice

letter links

letter pairs that look like another letter

letter shifts

letters in alphabetical order

letters in same positions

letters shared, adjacent words/squares

liar logic puzzles (and self-referential statements, etc.)

library catalog numbers

Library of Babel

license plates

Life (cellular automaton)

The Life of Pi

Light Up puzzle: see Akari puzzle

Linear B script

linguistics

Link-a-Pix

Link's Awakening trading sequence

Linnaean binomial nomenclature: see scientific names for organisms

lions

lipograms

Li Po poems

lip reading

literary devices

literature

LITS puzzle

lobby 10 Memorials

lobby 6 periodic table

Lobby 6 "The Physical World" mural

lobby 7 Inscription

logical deduction

logical operators

logic puzzle based on elimination

Logo (programming language)

logos

Lojban (conlang)

lolcats

longitude and latitude

“Look Around You” (British TV show)

Looney Tunes

Loop and Block puzzle

Loop the loop puzzle: see fences puzzle

Lord of the Rings

Lost Cities (game)

H. P. Lovecraft

Lovecraft Letter (game)

Love Letter (game)

LSC movies

luge

Macbeth

"MacGyver" (TV show)

machine code

MacOS voices

MacOS X cat versions

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Mad Libs

Mad Men

magazine covers

magazine writing styles

magic squares

Magic: the Gathering

magic tricks

magnet logic puzzles

Mah Jongg

"Major General's Song"

malapropisms

Malayalam language

Malay language

M&Ms

Mandarin Chinese language

mangled clues

manner of death

Maori language

The Mapparium

maps

Marble League 2020

Marching Bands

marijuana

maritime signal flags

Markov models

Marvel alternate Earths

Marvin the Martian

mascots

mashups

The Masked Singer

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Massachusetts Avenue (street near MIT)

Mastermind

Masyu

matchmaker puzzle

math

math maze

Matoran alphabet (Bionicle)

matrices

Walter Matthau roles

Mayan/Aztec numerals

Mayfield Handbook (writing reference)

mazes

McMaster-Carr catalog

MD5 hashes

meat

medical names for conditions

medical operations

Mega Man video games

memes

memory

mental disorders

Merck index

mergers and acquisitions

Merriam-Webster dictionaries

message encrypted multiple times

metapuzzle

meta solving

microdots

microscope

Microsoft PowerPoint

Middle Earth (Tolkien setting)

middle names

Midnight Madness

midpoints

Nightmare on Elm Street films

military pay grades

military ranks

MIME types

Minecraft game

minerals

Minesweeper game

minimalist art

minipuzzles

Minor League Baseball

minor planet numbers

miracle sudoku

mirror logic puzzles

misheard lyrics

misspellings

Miss Universe pageant

MIT Board of Chaplains

MIT brass rats

MIT building names

MIT building numbers and room numbers

MIT campus phone numbers

MIT classes

MIT class gifts

MIT course bulletin

MIT courses (departments/majors)

MIT door inscriptions

MIT fire extinguisher numbers

MIThenge

MIT history mural in Kendall Station

MIT homepage "Spotlight" images

MIT ID cards

MIT Library Access Music Project

MIT Musical Theatre Guild

MIT named rooms

MIT Nerdopoly (edition of Monopoly game)

MIT OpenCourseWare

MIT people (staff, alumni, etc.)

MIT professors

MIT public art

MIT student groups

MIT theatrical productions

MIT theses

MIT tree numbers

MIT trivia

MIT Virtual Tours

Mixed Doubles crossword: see Split Ends crossword

mixtures

mnemonics

Mobius strip

Mohs scale of hardness

molecular models

money

Monopoly game

Monster Factory (YouTube series)

monsters

month abbreviations

Monty Python

Mooninites advertising Aqua Teen Hunger Force

moon names from Farmers' Almanac

Moon-or-Sun puzzle

moons

Moon type

Mornington Crescent

Morse code

The Most Interesting Man in the World

mother sauces of French cuisine

mountains

movie or TV show remakes

movie reviews

movies

movie series

MP3 metadata

Mr. Men

MS Paint Adventures

multiple answers to logic puzzles

multiple crossword solutions

multiple meanings of words

Muppets

the Muses

mushrooms

music adapted from classical music

musical instruments

musical modes

musicals

musicians

music (identification from audio samples)

music (identification from clues or lyrics)

music (other)

music (sheet music, transcriptions of notes, or solfege)

music videos

mustaches

"My Brother, My Brother and Me" (podcast)

My Little Pony

Myspace

Mystery Hunt

Mystery Science Theatre 3000

“Mythbusters”

mythical beasts

nail polish colors

The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco

Name of the Year

namesakes

Namystics

narrative charts

NASCAR

nationalities

national parks

NATO alphabet: see phonetic alphabet

Nautical Almanac

Navajo code talk

navigation way points (fixes)

NCAA basketball tournament

negative space

neighborhoods

Neko Atsume (game)

Nendoroid figurines

neologisms

Nepali language

nerdy pastimes

Nethack (rogue-like game)

neural networks

neurons

The Neverending Story

"Never Not Funny" (Jimmy Pardo podcast)

New England Aquarium

New Jersey Turnpike

New Orleans

newspapers

New York Times crosswords

NFPA 704 fire diamonds

nicknames

nicknames for playing cards

nim

ninepin bowling

Nintendo GameCube

Richard Nixon

Nobel Prize

no four in a row (logic puzzle)

non-intersecting crossword

Nonograms: see paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

nonsense words

Norinori puzzle

Norse mythology

Norwegian language

No Such Thing as a Fish (podcast)

not alone (logic puzzle)

notification sounds

NP-hard problems

NPR News

nudity

Number Link puzzle

number place: see sudoku

numbers

numbers associated with or in words

number two

numeronyms

Nurikabe

nursery rhymes

Nuruomino: see LITS puzzle

Nutrimatic

nutrition labels

nyan cat

obsolete technology

occupations

odd man out

Odia language

offline

"___ of the ___" phrases

Old English

Old Spice

Olympic Games

Olympics

Omnibus podcast

omnidirectional crossword

On Beyond Zebra

One.MIT

One Piece (manga)

one-time pad, Gronsfeld cipher, or Augustus cipher

one time pad used multiple times

“One Week” (Barenaked Ladies song)

Only Connect (British TV game show)

onomatopoeia

Operation (game)

opponents

optimization problems

opus numbers

ordered sets

ordering logic puzzles

The Order of the Stick (webcomic)

O'Reilly covers

origami

The Orville

Oscars (Academy Awards)

Othello (game)

"over 9000" meme

overlapping rings

overlays

oysters

Ozark (TV series)

packing polyominoes

paint by number (coloring book)

paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

paintings

pairing up matching things

pairs (__ & __)

palindromes and palindromic sequences

Palm Pilot application

pancakes

pangrams

papel picado

paper airplanes

paper dolls

paper shredder

paradoxes

paragraph puzzles

Paris

parts with unusual names

party

pasta

patents

pathfinder crossword

path puzzles

patron saints

Paul and Storm

pen names

Penrose tiles

Penrose triangle

pentagram crosswords

pentominoes

Pentomino Minesweeper (logic puzzle)

Pentominous puzzle

people executed by hanging

Percy Jackson and the Olympians books

periodic behavior

periodic table parodies

Perl

permutations

Persian language: see Farsi language

Persona 5

petal puzzle

Peter's evil overlord list

pets

PGP encryption

philosophers

Phish (band)

phobias

Phoenician alphabet

phone keypad

phone phreaking

phonespell (2 = A,B,C)

phonetic alphabet

phonetic ambiguity

phonetic letters and numbers (NV = envy or single letters)

phonetic puzzles

phony Scrabble words

photomosaic

Photoshop

phrase structure grammar

phrases with a set of words

physical education (P.E.)

physics

Pic-a-Pix: see paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

picking locks

Picross: see paint by numbers (logic puzzle)

Pic-Tac-Toe

Pictionary

Piet programming language

pigeonhole principle

Pig Latin

pigpen cipher

Pika (MIT residence)

pinball

Chris Pine

Pinterest

pi (number)

Pipe Dream crossword: see pathfinder crossword

Pixar films

pizza toppings

places north of other places

Places, Please puzzle: see reverse word search

places with the same name

planets

plants

Playboy playmates

Playfair square cipher

playing cards

playing cards code (assigning letters to specific cards)

PLU codes

poetry

Pokémon

poker

polarization of light

Polcari's Italian Restaurant in Tech Square

police alphabet: see phonetic alphabet

The Police (band)

Polish language

polyominoes

Poor Richard's Almanack

popcorn

popes

popup ads

Popy Chogokin robot toys

porn

portable electronic devices

Portal (game)

portmanteaus

port scanning

Portuguese language

position players pitching

postage stamps

postal barcodes

Postscript

Power Grid (game)

Chris Pratt

prefixes

presidential also-rans

presidents

The Price is Right

prime numbers

Prince (musician)

The Princess Bride

printers

printer's devilry

probability

produce PLU codes

programming algorithms

programming languages

Proof of Quilt: see Shakashaka puzzle

proofreading marks

proteins

proverbial sayings

provinces, states, divisions of countries

Pset (MIT homework set)

PubMed (National Library of Medicine repository of papers)

punch cards

Punch Out!! (video game)

punctuation

Punjabi language

puns

Puns and Anagrams crossword

Puzzled Pint

puzzle relay

QI (British game show)

QR code

Quadrate (area in Mannheim, Germany)

“Quantum Leap” (TV show)

quantum superposition

quarks

Questions (game)

questions with two answers

quilting

quipu

Quora (web site)

quotation puzzle: see dropquotes

quotations

quotefalls: see dropquotes

quote square

qwerty: see keyboard

QWOP

racetracks

racing

radio broadcasts (localized)

Radiohead songs

radio shows

radio stations

rail fence cipher

Railroad Crossing puzzle

railroad interlocking (switches and signals)

Rainbow Serpent

Srinivasa Ramanujan

Ramsey numbers

John Ratzenberger characters

“The Raven” (Poe poem)

Razzie awards

"Real Housewives" (TV show)

Real Men of Genius (Bud Light ad campaign)

rebus

rebus crossword

Red Dragon Inn board game

reduplications

Reese's Pieces

regular expressions

remote solvers

Renfield (game)

repeated letters

repeated words

rescue and salvage ships

reserved words

resistor color code

The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

restaurant menus

restaurants

restricted solving

restrooms

reuse@mit

reversals

reverse word search

reviews of products

revolutions

RGB color values

rhyme schemes

rhyming words

rhythm games

ribbons (substitute military medals)

"Rick and Morty" (cartoon)

Rickroll

Ricochet Robots

riddles

riddle trails

rigged dice

Right Angles puzzle

ring sizes

Risk (game)

rivalries

River Crossing logic puzzles

Roadkill Buffet

road rallye

roadside attractions

Julia Roberts

robots

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Rock Band (game)

rock climbing

rocketry

rock, paper, anything

rock, paper, scissors

rock, paper, scissors, lizard, spock

Ginger Rogers

Roguelike games

role-playing games

roller coasters

rolling block maze

Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time

romance novels

Romanian language

Roman mythology

Roman numerals

Roscolux lighting filters

roses

ROT-13

rota-draw

rotated letters

rotator logic puzzle: see Spiral Galaxies puzzle

round-robin tournament

Rows Garden

RSA cipher

RSA Factoring Challenge

rubbings

Rube Goldberg machines

Rubik's Cube

rum

Rummikub

runarounds (and photo identification of MIT)

runes: see Futhorc

Rupaul's Drag Race

Rush Hour (sliding block puzzle)

Russian language

sabermetrics

SafeRide (MIT shuttle system)

saints

Salt Lake City, UT

Salt-N-Pepa (hiphop group)

same title, different work

Sanskrit language

Saturday Night Live

Scattergories

scavenger hunt

scholar's mate (chess game)

"School Song" (alphabet song from Matilda, the Musical)

Schubert's music

science fiction

scientific constants

scientific formulas

scientific laws

scientific names for organisms

"Scooby Doo, Where are You!"

Scotland Yard (board game)

scouting

Scoville scale

SCP Wiki

Scrabble

Scrabblegrams

sculpture

scytale

seas

Second Life

Secret Service codenames

security questions

Seeking Syren (logic puzzle)

selfies

self-modifying programs

semaphore

Senate

Senior House entry names

sentence diagrams

sephiroth (tree of life)

Sesame Street

Set (card game)

sets

Settlers of Catan (game)

Dr. Seuss

Seven Sages puzzle

seven-segment displays

sex-related terms

sex toys

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

SHA-1 hashes

Shakashaka puzzle

Shakespeare

sharks

George Bernard Shaw

Sheep and Wolves

sheep breeds

Allan Sherman

shifting letters

shikaku

ship names

shoes

shortened forms of words

shortlex order

Will Shortz

Siamese Twins puzzle

signal loop (logic puzzle)

Sign Language

silent letters

similes

Simmons Hall (MIT Building)

Simplified Chinese characters

The Simpsons

simulated computer

"Single Ladies" (Beyonce song)

SI prefixes

sister cities

sitcoms

six flags over Texas

size of objects

SKI combinator calculus

skipping crossword

ski trails

Skulduggery Pleasant books

skyscrapers puzzle

slang

Slant puzzle

slide puzzle

Slither Link: see fences puzzle

slogans

Slovak language

Slow-scan television (SSTV)

Small World (game)

John Smith

Smithy code

smooth numbers

Smoots

S-M-R-T smart meme

snack foods

snake puzzle

Snake (video game)

Snapchat

SNOMED medical codes

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

soap operas

soccer

Soddy circles

Steven Soderbergh

soil types

Sokoban game

Solitaire (encryption algorithm from Cryptonomicon)

solitaire hangman puzzle

Solresol (musical conlang)

solution missing

Some Assembly Required

something different crossword

Stephen Sondheim

songs named for musicians

songs with lists

Aaron Sorkin shows

sound changes (phonetic letter changes)

Soundex

“South Park”

space groups (crystallography)

Space Jam

space shuttle

Spaceteam (app/game)

Spaghetti (metapuzzle creation game)

spaghetti westerns

Spam Haiku Archive

Spanish language (Castilian)

Sparks (band)

spatial perception

spectrograms

speeches

spelling bee

spelling bee winning words

spelling out letters

spelling out numbers

spelling songs

spherical crossword

spices

Spiral Galaxies puzzle

spiral puzzle

spiroglyphics

Split Decisions puzzle

Split Ends crossword

spoilers

Spongmonkeys

sponsor names in 10-250

Spontaneanation with Paul F. Tompkins (podcast)

spoonerisms

Sporcle (trivia web site)

sports

sports teams with the same names

spreadsheets

square dancing

squares (named road intersections)

squaring the circle

ssudoku

stalking

stamps (postage)

Stanford University

Star Battle (logic puzzle)

Starbucks

StarCraft

starfish crossword

stars

Star Trek (all series)

Star Wars

Stata Center lockers

state abbreviations

state birds

state machines

state nicknames

state quarters

Statue Park puzzle

steganography

stereograms

stock symbols

“The Straight Dope”

Strava (cycling and running app)

streetcars

streets

stress patterns

Strongbad e-mails

Student Center elevator directories

John Stump (satirical composer)

subsequences

subway (the T or other cities' systems)

sudoku

sun and moon (logic puzzle)

Super Mario Maker 2

superposition

supervocalics: see vowels, phrases containing all

Supreme Court cases

SureType keyboard

Survivor (reality TV show)

Swedish language

Sweethearts conversation hearts

Taylor Swift

swimming

swing dancing

Switzerland

Swype keyboard

SyFy original movies

syllables

syllogisms

Sym-a-Pix: see Spiral Galaxies puzzle

symmetry

synonyms

syntax tree

synthesizer (music)

syzygy

Taboo (word game)

the Taco Bell $2 bill story

Tagalog language

taiko

Takegaki: see fences puzzle

TaleSpin

Tamil language

Tamil numerals

tangible objects given to teams

tanglewords puzzle: see reverse word search

tangrams

Tapa

tap code

tarot cards

tattoos

tcpdump

tea

teamwork time

The Tech

Technical Machines (TMs, from Pokémon)

Technique (MIT Yearbook)

tectonic plates

TED talks

telephone calls

telephone exchange words (like 55 = Klondike)

Telephone (game)

television networks

Television Without Pity web site

Telugu language

Tengwar numerals

Tentai Show: see Spiral Galaxies puzzle

ternary cipher

TETCBN (answer appears as part of puzzle)

Tetracross puzzle

tetragrammaton appears in puzzle

Tetris

Tetris variations

tetrominos

Texas Hold 'Em

text adventures

textbooks

texting

text messages

Thai language

Thai numerals

The Happy Squirrel (tarot card introduced by The Simpsons)

"The Incredible Giraffe Puzzle"

The Joy of... books

The Meaning of Liff

Thermo Fisher white powders library

Thermometers (logic puzzle)

They Might Be Giants

things shaped like letters

"This is Just to Say" (William Carlos Williams poem)

Threadless T-shirts

three letter acronyms

three-named people

THX 1138

Tibetan numerals

Tichu

Ticket To Ride game

tic tac toe

tilt mazes

time-sequence puzzles

time travel

time-varying puzzles

time zones

Tinder (app)

title questions

Tocharian A language

toki pona (conlang)

Tom Swifties

tongue twisters

Tony Awards

"Top Gear" (TV show)

topology

toponyms (words derived from place names)

toppling dominoes

Touch Tone dialing tones

tower defense game

Tower of Hanoi

trademarks

train lines (rail)

TransAmerica game

transdeletions and transadditions

Transformers

transliteration into different writing system

transposition cipher

traveling salesman problem

treaties

tree numbers

tree of life (cabbala)

trees

triangle centers

triangulation

Tribond

trigrams

trivia

Trivial Pursuit game

trochees

trolls

Turing machines

Turing Prize

turkeys pardoned by the U.S. President

Turkish language

Tuva or Bust! (Book about Richard Feynman)

TV shows

TV themes

TV Tropes

“The Twelve Days of Christmas”

twin primes

Twister game

Twitch

Twitter messages

two-hit wonders

"The Tyger" (poem)

typing

UbbiDubbi

Ubuntu Linux

udoku

Undertale

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Unicode

unistems

units of measure

universities

university mottos

Unix commands

Unix services

Unix timestamps

unpowered record player

Untappd (beer tracking app)

UPC barcodes

upsets

upside-down calculator letters

Urdu language

urine samples

URL manipulation/guessing

US states order of entry

UTF-8 overlong sequences

valley words

Vampire: The Eternal Struggle

variogram forms: see 1, 2, 3 crossword

vaulting (gymnastics)

vector norm

Vegas Showdown (game)

vending machines

Venice Connection game

Venn diagrams

vertical anaquote

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

vice presidents

video games

vi editor

views of a solid object

Vigenère cipher

Viking River Cruises

Vikings

villains

Vim text editor

viral videos

“The Vitruvian Man”

voice actors

voiced and unvoiced consonants

Voo Doo (MIT humor magazine)

voting systems

vowel/consonant pattern

vowels, phrases containing all

Voyager Golden Record

Wacky Packages trading cards

wacky wordies

Waffle House

Waiting for Godot

“Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me” (NPR show)

walks on the moon

walkthrough

Wally Wood's 22 Panels that Always Work

war (card game)

Washington Nationals presidents race

Watchmen by Alan Moore

Waterfall puzzle

wealthy fictional characters

weapons

Webby awards speeches

web site icons

web tricks

Welcome to Night Vale podcast

“Well-Tempered Clavier”

Welsh language

West Coast Swing Dancing

Westminster Kennel Club

“The West Wing” (TV show)

what3words

what comes next

"What Does the Fox Say?" (Ylvis song)

what is it?

Wheel of Fortune

"Wheel of Fortune" (game show)

Wheel of Time (Robert Jordan series)

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?

Where's Waldo

whirlwind puzzle

whiskey

Whitman coin folders

Wie Is De Mol? (Dutch reality show)

Wikipedia

Wilhelm scream

Wil Wheaton

Windows programs

Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays

“Winterreise” by Schubert

“Wonderfalls” (TV show)

wood

Woodstock performers

Word Arithmetic: see alphametics (encoded arithmetic)

word association

Word Avalanche: see reduplications

word chains

word functions

Word Games puzzle

word ladders

Wordle

word lists

wordplay (other)

word search

Word Search board game

words on winding paths

“Words” (poem by Dana Gioia)

word stack

Words with Friends

word wrap

working with other teams

works inside other works

world leaders

World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft Trading Card Game

World Puzzle Championship

World's Strongest Man

wormhole crossword

Worm (web serial)

wraparound crossword

wrestling

X11 color names

X and Y coordinates

“X” anime

X-Box

X-Box achievements

Xes

“The X-Files”

XKCD

x-ray emission lines

Xzibit

Yahtzee

yajilin

"Yakko Warner Sings All the Words in the English Language"

Weird Al Yankovic

yoga poses (asanas)

Yu-Gi-Oh! cards

Zesiger Center

Zipcars

ZIP codes

zodiac

Zoolander

zoos

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