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How did hand sanitizer get made?Katie
How are babies made?Alex
Is shampoo different than conditioner?Aidan
How is magma made?Taylor
How is magma made?Taylor
Who made Nintendo?jordan
Is Valentines Day about love?Sahasra
Do you want to be a witch?Sahasra
Do you love jet skiing?Sahasra
What is the most populated country?jack
What is the CIA?Andrew
Isn't fencig so cool?Sahasra
If humans can't see air, can fish see water?Lizzy
If there is such thing as watermelon, can there be firemelon? airmelon??kylee
What is Rugby?hi
Why are we so addicted to video games?Micah
Are you good at Fortnite?sedin
Why is nazi bad?cyle
What are imaginary numbers?Bob
Why do I have to learn Algebra?Myra
How are CPUs made?zach
What is the biggest snake in the world?bob
Why do I get itchy even though I don't have a bug bite and nothing is touching me?Sophia
Who made instant ramen?Evan
Where did megalodons live?robbie
What is the easiest way to make money?Dinushan
Are rats good pets?rat
Who invented Converse shoes?Makayla
How do aqueducts work?Colin
Just how fast is Usain Bolt?BBB
Top Nominated Wonder Questions:
Do girls remember their dreams more often than boys and if yes, why?
Lance — Louisville, KY
how was water created
Can you mix water and air completly?
Why do Olympians bite their medals?
Sam — Glen Allen, VA
What causes blindness?
Katherine — Owatonna, MN
How does weeds grow?
Rafiul — Sydney, AL
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