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Solomon Slow
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Supergun Launching of Satellites

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Why are the number of magnetic field lines finite in a particular area?

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Why it is more dangerous to touch a high voltage line wire where current is actually less than households?

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Is a classical laser possible?

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Is it possible to sail "close hauled" with a solar sailship?

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Do we know why there is a speed limit in our universe?

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How do stars produce energy if fusion reactions are not viable for us?

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In Maxwell's demon, why are all the cold gas molecules on the same side?

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How do electrical devices limit the current flow from a socket?

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Would visible light still be in a separate classification if we saw "colors" in a different wavelength?

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If atoms are mostly empty space, why doesn't light pass through everything?

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What would happen if you left Earth and then it was destroyed? (Potential energy and thermodynamics)

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Satellite image anomaly

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In a double slit experiment, does each and every photon leave a dot on the screen in the bright area?

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How can be the neutral wire at 0 volts when current flowing through it?

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Could a nuclear bomb be used as a replacement for gunpowder in a giant cannon made out of diamond?

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Why don't we get a shock touching neutral wire?

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How can we discern so many different simultaneous sounds, when we can only hear one frequency at a time?

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How does rubbing soap on wet skin produce foam, and does it really enhance cleaning?

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Why liquid helium boils as its temperature is lowered?

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Why does a drop in resistance lead to a drop in voltage?

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Why Jet fighters don't heat up like spacecrafts?

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How does this optical illusion work?

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Since voltage determines an electron's energy, why is it current rather than voltage that is harmful?

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What it sounds like when I'm travelling at the speed of sound

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Why does a higher wattage incandescent light bulb have a lower resistance value than a lower wattage incandescent light bulb?

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What colour would a green object appear in orange light?

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Will water in vacuum stop boiling?

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Feeling heavy in an upward accelerating elevator - is it a pseudo force?

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What if I left Earth then turned it into light?

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