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Why is a magnet classified as dangerous goods when shipping by air?
Is it possible to make a soap bubble that you can get inside?
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I saw you answer to the composition of banana peels, but I would really like to know what chemical...
How do "bath bombs" work? Why do they fizz when placed in water?
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If nothing can escape from a black hole, how come we are here? The big bang must have...
Is snow a conductor or an insulator?
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What is the expecting salary for a zoologist in Canada?
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My roommate insists that the first day of Spring falls on March 21st every year, yet on the...
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I am a firearms Instructor for Law Enforcement Officers. I am teaching a course on training male...
Yesterday I was watching "Hercules" with my little sister and now I wonder: Have the planets ever...
Will Cyanide be a poison to brewer's yeast used to make beer?
Could you explain the idea that gravity could be thought of a depression or well, much like when a...
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I am doing a research project on the strength of different batteries. Is there a cheap way to test...
I recently removed some mercury from a thermostat and I've been told by my teacher that to touch it...
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Is there any other part of your body that acts like the funny bone...dense nerve endings, pain etc....
What are the causes of Northern Lights? Do they have any relation to the green-house gasses in the...
Is my counting right?: There are 76 elementary particles in the standard model:
6 leptons + 6...
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If mini black holes would be produced at Cern (LHC) and in ultrahigh energy cosmic rays hitting the...
If you had a seamless sealed box which was lined with a 100% reflective material, and somehow...
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I spilled some iodine disinfectant on my vinyl tile floor. As an old chemist, the only chemical I...
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Lightning strikes produce huge amounts of electricity. Has science looked at ways to store and use...
On average, how much petrol is burned per minute of idling?
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Why is it that when you get the chicken pox when you're little it's not as bad as getting it when...
It truly seems that the world is indeed warming up and I do believe it is being caused by us. ...
How does a boat float? What is the scientific principle?
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With all that the U.S. military is doing by developing laser weapons as an anti-missile defense, I...
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