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Is Aids a disease or a syndrome? Why is the Houses of Parliament's clock called Big Ben?
The Effects of Coffee
What are the long term effects of coffee? Why was the Irish potato famine so deadly?
Do Ants Sleep?
What happened to George Bernard Shaw's bequest to promote the reform of English spelling?
Can physicists explain electrical storms? Why are mosquitoes increasing in numbers?
The Big Bang
Was there anything before the Big Bang?
How did Romans do maths with their numerical system?
Why are counter staff in banks called tellers? What is sudden adult death syndrome?
What causes the weather phenomenon called El Nino?
Is it possible to develop lung cancer from passive smoking?
Why does everything in space rotate on its own axis?
What happened to the head of the Aboriginal warrior Yagan?
Are crop circles magical, meteorological, or man-made?
Has another planet been found in our solar system? What makes a proper poem?
Dow Jones Index
Do ships really disappear in the Bermuda Triangle?
The Purpose of Mosquitoes
Do mosquitoes have an ecological purpose? Did ancient Egyptians brew beer?
Does eating grapefruit shrink your stomach? What language did Jesus speak?
What is the origin of the US dollar symbol?
What is the best way to clear landmines? How accurate was Mayan astronomy?
Why does lightning sometimes look green? Why don't insects drown when it rains?
Why and when did humans start shaking hands? Do humans only use 10% of their brains?
Longest Place Name
Why does Britain compete as one team in the Olympics but as four teams in the World Cup?
Pollution Free Engine
Is the ceremonial bugle call, the Last Post, unique to Britain?
What existed before the Big Bang? What caused apes to mutate into Homo sapiens?
How do cuckoos learn to sing? Can water-damaged books be restored?
Why didn't Maoris go to Australia? What are the origins of the Rolls Royce flying lady?
Why does the British £2 coin have an inscription about giants?
Are India and Pakistan bluffing about having nuclear weapons?
The MV Stirling Castle
What is the meaning and origin of the phrase "choc-a-bloc"?
The Mysteries of the Titanic
Why didn't nearby ships come to the aid of the Titanic?
Cricket or Baseball?
Why, as English speaking nations, don't America and Canada play cricket?
Satellites and the Ozone Layer
Does sending rockets and satellites into space add to the depletion of the ozone layer?