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Why do we like food thats bad for us and hate food thats good for usRoseleen
Is there a trail to hike from Mexico to Canada?Wonder Team
Published as Wonder of the Day #1491
What is the most poular video game?Sam
Why are grapes purpleClara
How was glue first madecassey
why i have to do this465436536
what is covid 19?SELINA
How do you get subcribers on youtubeSelina
who made fortnitejoe
how are iPads madeMaryam
How will scientists discover a vaccine for COVID-19?Amiyah
why do olympians bite their medals?Charlotte
How old is Daffy Duck?I.A
When will humans become extinct?Sia
What is the most rare animal in the great barrier reef?Potato_cats123
Who invented chromecastZharanya
How do we get our hobbies?Asha
Do plants need soil to grow?brandon
How come evergreen trees don't lose their leaves in the winter?Bianca
what is the meaning of lifeJonte
why are the hotest stars blue?hidy
How old is Hip Hop and RapOwen
what if there were still dinosaursLiam
how do your bodes forme poopAnnabelle
Can fish ever get thirsty?Nehal
Why never glue sticks to its bottle?Nehal
My Hero Academiaashley
Who is the best world leader?Paul
Top Nominated Wonder Questions:
Why do Olympians bite their medals?
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How does weeds grow?
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How many animals are on earth?
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