Intrigue and Unsolved Mysteries

Confounding issues in society such as unidentified flying objects (UFOs), conspiracy theories and urban legends

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Death and Dying

Why would too much homework cause death?

It's very unlikely, but if you stay up half the night doing it, you could compromise your immune system and become ill.

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Human Rights
Conflict Resolution

What causes people to rebel?

People take arms in their hands when they are oppressed, have fire in their stomach, when their basic human and civil rights are grossly violated by the oppressors. In India, the Maoists have rebelled against the authority after they capitalized the sufferings of the tribal people, who were denied their land rights even in their home land where they have been living for centuries,after they remain starved for days together, denied to collect fire woods for their livlihood.

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Amelia Earhart

What did Amelia Earhart do?

Amelia Earhart (1897-1937?) was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic ocean solo.

On an attempt to fly around the world, her plane went down in the Pacific Ocean and the whereabouts of her body (and that of her navigator Fred Noonan) are still unknown. Some believe that they have found her bones on a small atoll called Nikumaroro (Gardner Island) near Tuvalu.

See the Earhart related link for more info.

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Algebra

Real world intersecting lines?

I think the road is a intersecting lines do you think that is write?

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Where did the superstition 'open an umbrella indoors' come from?

It seems to have originated somewhere in Africa or Egypt thousands of years ago. It was thought to insult the Sun Goddess if an umbella was opened while indoors.

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Algebra

Give some real examples of intersecting lines?

If you are talking about lay lines there are several in Scotland and Great Britian, a Scotish Castle in Edinbrugh that continues to Stonehenge. There is an intersection of these lines in New Mexico and in Central and South America.

These intersection of lay lines is said to have electromagnetic forces and can be a place of healing the physical body.

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What is a socio-fact?

A Socio-fact is an institution or an organization that is a subsystem of culture.

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Is nudism illegal?

In the USA, they should make freedom of expression legal

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UFOs

Are there any UFO sightings that have been proven?

If you mean how many UFOs have been proven to be alien spacecraft the answer is: none. That is why they continue to be known as Unidentified Flying Objects.

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History, Politics & Society
Philosophy and Philosophers
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Where did Jean Paul Sartre attend to school?

He attended the Ecole Normale Superieure and furthered his education at the University of Fribourg in Switzerland and the French Institute in Berlin.

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Native American History
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Synonyms and Antonyms
Iditarod

What is another word for native?

Indigenous

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Australia in WW2
Countries, States, and Cities
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Slogans and Mottos

What is love for one's country?

nationalism or patriotism is the love of one's country and the desire to be free from other countries .

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Demographics
Population

How many people have ever lived since the beginning of time?

== Several people have made estimates based on mathematical formulas and best guesses. As of midyear 2002, the estimated Number of people ever born was 106.5 Billion. (The current world population at that time was estimated at about 6.2 Billion.) See related link (below) == Estimates are that between 69 billion and 110 billion people have populated the earth since about one million years ago.

Assuming that we start counting from about 55,000 B.C. , the time when modern homo sapiens appeared on the earth (not from 1,700,000 B.C., when the ancestors of Homo sapiens appeared, or several million years ago hominids were present), talking into account that all population data are a rough estimate, and assuming a constant growth rate applied to each period up to modern times, it has been estimated that a total of 106 billion people have been born since the dawn of the human race.

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News Television

Name three current events in the news today?

war, terrorism, economics....

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Math and Arithmetic
Wasps and Hornets
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How many sides and corners does a beehive have?

The cells of a beehive are hexagonal and have 6 sides and 6 corners.

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UFOs

Why did the flying saucer have UFO printed on it?

It Took Unleaded Fuel Only....

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Business & Finance
Stamp Collecting (Philately)
Postage and Shipping
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How much is a US stamp?

49

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Mobile Phones
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Is there any CNN world mobile award promo lottery?

its fake. they give you a mobile number answered by a Dr Bosch who speaks with a fake accent which is actually a disguised nigerian accent.

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Dog Care
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West Highland White Terriers

Why are teenagers so lazy?

they are not lazy, they are tiered of school and parent's telling them what to do constantly.

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Homelessness

What do you think of homeless people?

Homeless people are just people like everybody else. People, that for a variety of reasons, are in financial crisis. Once homeless it is hard to break the cycle. They need compassion and a little help in a way that they can keep their human dignity.

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In geography what does LAPDOGS stand for?

Latitude Altitude Prevailing Winds Distance from the Ocean Ocean Currents Great Mountain Barriers Seasons

good my son very good learning it can also mean i want a burger from the KRUSTY CRAB

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Punctuation and Capitalization
Tampa
Aquamarine

What is the history behind Vito Cruz street?

vito cruz street was named after an alcalde mayar of pasay hermogenes vito cruz circa 1871. He was also one of the local leaders of katipunan in pasay who fought in spanish revolution and filipino- American war.later he was consider as one of the "fundador" of Iglesia filipinas Independiente (Aglipayan Church) in pasay city.

during the spanish era, the territory of pasay extended up to malate area since the inhabitants of pasay were all under the ecumenical territory of malate church.

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Miscellaneous
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Can you help name who killed Candy Clothier?

Earl Taylor was the likely suspect, but the case remains unsolved.

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UFOs

How many ghost sightings have been reported in America?

Annually, the total would be in the hundreds.

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Warrants
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How many times can a search warrant be used?

as many as can be given reason too

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