Why do brown or blue eyes turn green in young adulthood?
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What is the amount of force in foot pounds behind the average human's punch?
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At a bar a fellow was doing a bar trick in which he asked anyone for a piece of foil from:...
Heather M. Jones
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Are Canadian dimes made out of zinc? What about quarters, nickels, loonies and toonies?
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How much liquid is in the stomach?
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How does dish soap work to clean dishes?
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from Timmins, Ontario Canada
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Why can't an insect grow large enough to terrorize a city?
from Limerick Republic of Ireland
How much heat energy (watts) is released from the human body? Is there a relation to the area of...
from Markham, Ontario, Canada, Amérique du Nord
I was and I still am wondering if there are any really complex questions that even scientists...
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What does cytoplasm do in the cell?
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