Top 100 Questions

  1. I would like to know if the aluminum in antiperspirants... (more)
  2. Why do brown or blue eyes turn green in young adulthood? (more)
  3. Are Sedna and Quaoar two new planets? (more)
  4. In the book Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., there is a... (more)
  5. Is it true that in total a bee's venom is acidic while a wasp's... (more)
  6. Which substance plays the most important role in making a blue... (more)
  7. What is an aluminum lake? Does it contain aluminum? (more)
  8. How can we re-magnetize old magnets when they've lost their... (more)
  9. How does an analog ammeter works and how could I make one? (more)
  10. What is the amount of force in foot pounds behind the average... (more)
  11. Is there a way to make a simple smoke bomb that isn't poisonous... (more)
  12. At a bar a fellow was doing a bar trick in which he asked anyone... (more)
  13. I know that the genes for red hair and for blonde hair are both... (more)
  14. How many satellites orbit the earth? How many are used for... (more)
  15. I would really appreciate it if someone could help me make sense... (more)
  16. How much liquid is in the stomach? (more)
  17. Do you know of any analysis or test data available to show that... (more)
  18. Is the line spectrum that is produced by a fluorescent tube the... (more)
  19. Is water from a dehumidifier de-ionized? The owner's manual for... (more)
  20. Who REALLY discovered oxygen? According to an National Public... (more)
  21. How many active volcanoes are there at any onetime on the Earth,... (more)
  22. How long would it take for the Earth to freeze if the Sun burnt... (more)
  23. I am interested in the transmission of RF through different... (more)
  24. What is the efficiency of a typical jet engine? i.e. how much of... (more)
  25. In my science 9 class we recently had a discussion about... (more)
  26. Is it possible for a wild koala bear to ignite as a result of... (more)

  27. Why does an ice cube melt faster in tap water than salt water? (more)
  28. If Entamoeba Coli is present in the human intestine can other... (more)
  29. When seperating hydrogen and oxygen from water by using... (more)
  30. Why does lemon prevent the browning of apples? When browning of... (more)
  31. Does water affect a magnet's strength? Do magnets lose their... (more)
  32. My question is about the reproduction of the Moon Snail... (more)
  33. Are Canadian dimes made out of zinc? What about quarters,... (more)

  34. I have spent 4-5 hrs. attempting to magnetize some iron (Fe)... (more)
  35. I have blue eyes and am the mother of a son who has blue eyes as... (more)
  36. Why is the sound of fingernails scratching against a chalkboard... (more)
  37. How much heat energy (watts) is released from the human body? Is... (more)
  38. My son, age 12 is asking for a chemistry set for Christmas. This... (more)
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  40. What is your personal view of global warming? Do you believe... (more)
  41. How does dish soap work to clean dishes? (more)
  42. We have an older pop machine at work with canned soft drinks. ... (more)
  43. Approximately how many nuclear tests do the americans alone... (more)
  44. How did scientists conclude that a major part of our genome is... (more)
  45. What does cytoplasm do in the cell? (more)
  46. Why doesn't a neon sign finally "run out" of exited atoms and... (more)
  47. What is the effect of sound on plants? I have come up with a... (more)
  48. I am curious. What if two magnetic field lines were to intersect... (more)
  49. I have a small laser pointer. The spot produced by the beam is... (more)
  50. Are we the center of the Universe? Does it always appear to an... (more)
  51. Why does phenolphthalein turn pink with a base? I know it has... (more)
  52. Since the Big Bang we see (with Hubert Reeves and other... (more)
  53. What must occur for two parents with blood type AB to have a... (more)
  54. Electricity. It powers almost all household appliances as well... (more)
  55. Why does a digital camera need a shutter- I think it should be... (more)
  56. How long is a frogs tongue? I had a test question that I... (more)
  57. Why can't an insect grow large enough to terrorize a city? (more)
  58. Why does a balloon travelling inside a car seem to violate... (more)
  59. What do paper and plastic bags degrade to? How much does it cost... (more)
  60. What are the urgent steps an undergrad must take to start... (more)
  61. How long can someone sustain without sleep? What factors would... (more)
  62. I heard... (more)

  63. What is "time"? Does the word "time" in Physics have the same... (more)
  64. I have conducted an experiment with a parachute. I was... (more)
  65. Can you really grow plants from the seeds found in Mammoth... (more)
  66. I would like to know the amount of salt (either in ppm or %) in... (more)
  67. I hear there are 9 species of cicadas in Canada, but I haven't... (more)
  68. If matter expands when heated, and contracts when cooled, why... (more)
  69. What causes a titanium headed golf club to spark when striking a... (more)
  70. If you find a bone in an archeological dig how can u tell what... (more)
  71. Are double yolked eggs ever viable? Can they be fertilized? If... (more)
  72. Why are a duck's feet coloured orange? (more)
  73. What is inside an atom? In between the electrons and the... (more)
  74. When does your skull reach its full, adult size? (more)
  75. I was wondering where I can find good resources on determining... (more)
  76. What are water's special qualities, and how do they work? (more)
  77. What is sugar? (more)
  78. Does the temperature of a magnet affect its strength? (more)
  79. In my youth, I heard a story about an experiment: you compress a... (more)
  80. Why does vitamin C not work as well if it has been heated? I... (more)
  81. If I knew the centre of the universe and began to travel toward... (more)
  82. My question: How will they produce plastics, tires, roads or... (more)
  83. How can I construct a simple laser beam? (more)
  84. Is homosexuality inborn? (more)
  85. If splitting the atom can create a huge amount of energy, then... (more)
  86. I do not know if this might relate to Global Warming, but I... (more)
  87. If the sun is a heat source, and as the sun gets closer to the... (more)
  88. Does a magnetic and/or electric field have an affect on... (more)
  89. I am a year 5 teacher. I was wondering if it would be ok if I... (more)
  90. Why does it take nerves so long to grow back, more than for skin... (more)
  91. What happens when you use ethanol (unblended) in a standard,... (more)
  92. If Pluto is not a planet, how is it classified? What is it... (more)

  93. What is the significance of Science in our society? (more)
  94. I understand the concept of dominant and recessive alleles but I... (more)
  95. How do astronomers know the true position of stars? When... (more)
  96. I understand that cancer is caused by mutations in some of... (more)

  97. I'm doing a science project in which I'm trying to see if sound... (more)
  98. What are some recent Canadian contributions to research and... (more)
  99. Can you verify the scientific validity of statements I've... (more)

  100. How many scientists does Canada have? (more)