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Against the black plastic on my TV, dust looks white; when I wipe it off with a white tissue, dust...
kevin van sprang
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Muhammad Zaid Khan
How can the mass of earth be calculated and what are Newton's rings?
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Who was the first to split the atom and what year?
from Prince George
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What was Dennis Gabor's theory on holography and how did he came up it?
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I would like to know why Russian rocket engines use 4 nozzles and American ones just one. What...
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from Hyderabad, India
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How can I demonstrate the relationship between magnetism and organisms?
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Donald W. Owens
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from Gibsons, BC
What is the cause of static electricity? Also, I'm doing research for a book and I wanted to know...
from Athens, Greece
I know that superconducting wires present their zero-resistance properties at low temperature...
from Bloomington, IND.
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Is the up and down movement of a piston in a combustion engine a waste of impulse energy? The...
Which metal conducts heat the fastest?
from Denver, Colorado
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from Essex, England
What will happen when individual IC (integrated circuit) components reach the size of atoms and...
I know the basic details of how an ionization smoke detector works, where particles enter the...
Sir please tell me how the lghtwaves gets their momentum or how they come into motion?
from Seattle, WA, USA
Can you explain the meaning of the phrase: " has cleared the neighbourhood around its orbit.” I...
I heard that electricity can be transmitted in other forms than electron flow; like electromagnetic...
from Avon Lake
I am doing a report on aluminum and the impact it has on our environment for a science class. Do...
from LONDON ENGLAND
(1) What quantities of the earths atmosphere are lost to outer space over a given time?
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from Oakville, Ontario
I was studying for a science exam and stumbled across a chapter that covered energy. The chapter...
If we heat a square metal page with a circle hole in the center of it, what will happen to both the...
How can I create a real light saber? It does not have to be completely like the ones in the movie...
from Pembroke Pines
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from Exeter UK
Why are sounds so much louder downwind, even when the wind is light?
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