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when were burgers invented?Marla
what caused covid-19kayleigh
What makes people so different from each other?jodie
how did we start as appsonyx
how is jif peanut butter madeAvery
what is the tallest man everBrayden
Are dandelions posionousStar
I wonder why some stuff is funnymanuel
how are we not floating in spacegrace
how do you eat?Cyrus
How is wind made?Isla
Can you get a disease from drinking milkangus
are there any other planets with life?Kali
what is geomorphologyAlex
How Do Plants GrowOliver
Why Cant I Break BedrockOliver
how did zombies come to lifemohamed
When was the brain discovered?Shaurya
why is the coved19 so importentBROGAN
What started the coronavirusKarsyn
will we move to jupiter when earth is gone.Abel
Who invented rapLaiba
When did boxing start?Gavin
What is the organization of the human brain?Anonymous
How High Can Numbers Go?Amelia
when will ooshies come backharriet
are aliens realgovernor
What Is NyctophobiaJonathan
What's the difference between being racist and making a statement about it?Florence
Top Nominated Wonder Questions:
Why do Olympians bite their medals?
Sam — Glen Allen, VA
What causes blindness?
Katherine — Owatonna, MN
How does weeds grow?
Rafiul — Sydney, AL
How many animals are on earth?
helaina — clearwater, FL
Why does a slinky get tangled so easily and is so hard to untangle?
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