1. Lara Lor-Van.
She was a librarian on the planet Krypton.
2. Beneath the beak
of the bald eagle in a carving of the Great Seal of the United
States that had been hanging on the wall behind the ambassador's
desk since 1945, when it was presented as a token of friendship
bya group of Soviet schoolchildren.
3. Joseph Heller,
best known as the author of Catch-22. His Portrait
was published posthumously, in 2000.
4. 61.7 years.
5. Canadian, 600,000
gallons a second; American, 150,000 gallons a second.