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how does milk come out of your noseeli
What do bees do with their honey?Pasha
the meaning of lifeTavaron
who made our languageGage
What can animal do to save a life?Savvanah
Why is fortinite so popularAlena
Are zebras black with white stripes or white with black stripesCaitlin
What is the kola borehole?Michelle
how to get a 20 kills in fortniteCaleb
why is football called footballMason
what does the heart doisaac
what would happen if humans became extinctedGabe
is the earth flatisaac
Where did we classify red as redShannon
How do tornados form?isaac
why do bouncy balls bounceGabe
Is the earth flat.Sal
why do people get sickSomaiya
why do i have to go to scooljeramiah
why is world is ending?jeramiah
Why are some people more prone to mosquito bites then others?Ava
why do people like dogs better than catsPenelope
How many people have the same idea?Addison
Why do people have names?Harriett
How do we create pruly new ideas that are not off of other ideas?Justus
why do ships have names?Samantha
do most dangerous city in the world 2019Casen
who invented refrigeoratorssophie
What are bubbles made of?Kennedi
Top Nominated Wonder Questions:
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
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?
Terry — Garner, NC
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