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why do we live just to dieJace
could the megladone still be alive in the mariona trench?kyla
Who are the Chicago White Sox?Jack
What is fortnitePJ
Time travel exists right?Archt
Why do policemen protect our cityErick
What is wind made of? What creates it?Rachel
who invented math and why?Payton
who made diapersbob
Why can't we remember our dreamsMakayla
Who invented yo mamma jokesBob
how cute can animals get?Ridge
Who invented ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ, abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzRj
more about africaElaina
could jurassic world really happen?Ridge
Who are the Green Bay packersGrant
could the megladone still be alive in the mariona trench?Ridge
how do skunks learn to sprayjessica
What is the Illuminati?Campbell
how are anime shows madeNik
Why is it hard to realize if something is a dream or not?Kahlel
Why do we call buildings buildings if they're already built.Issac
How are movies made?Adriana
Why do we cryBrady
where does puppies come fromcian
what do the jews believe?emory
Why does the sun cause happiness?Joshua
why do electronic devices screens turn multicolour when the screen gets brokenwilliam
How did dinosaurs die?Jordan
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 are only certain animals our pets?
teagan — AL
Why do Olympians bite their medals?
Sam — Glen Allen, VA
What causes blindness?
Katherine — Owatonna, MN
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