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What job could someone do better with super-strength, but without actually revealing that they have it?

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What modern-day object could a magic wand be disguised as?

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Can one rig a revolver to guarantee that the only bullet in Russian Roulette is in the last chamber?

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How would a mermaid jail work?

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A weapon that can instantly kill millions without harming the bodies

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What branch of the military could be most closely associated with fire? [closed]

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Can a planet stay cracked?

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What would prevent the genocide of a legitimately dangerous race?

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Why would vampires sire vampires of lesser blood than they have to?

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Why would the devil give someone immortality in exchange for them maintaining a diary? [closed]

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Why would animal people wear clothes?

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What kind of scientist would be ideal for studying zombies?

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FTL gates and drives used simultaneously without redundancy?

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What would a spacefaring race use as fuel for their matter-to-energy reactors?

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How to start an industrial revolution without textiles

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How would an adult artificial human behave after they exit the biofabricator?

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How to quickly dispose the bodies of 100 million individuals?

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Why haven't humans been absorbed or exterminated by orks?

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Energy sheathed bullets: What's the point?

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When is the earliest that a vampire could have traveled from Europe to North America?

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Why would a desirable technology remain forbidden despite progress of time and civilization?

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How would a race of people that destroyed everything they touched wear clothes? [closed]

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What reliable source of power is best on a newly colonized interstellar planet?

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Muggle military tactics against mind-controlling wizards

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Solutions for overpopulation for an immortal race

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Do androids left on their own have any hope of replicating?

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Could the Soviet Union have hidden the launch of the first satellite?

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Would a culture inhabiting the abandoned homeland of another people adopt parts of the previous inhabitants' language? [closed]

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Where is the best place to trick a vampire into "crossing open water"?

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Could a hive mind work for a non-insectoid species?

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Life underneath a blue star

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A weapon to kill angels

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How could a planet logically have green clouds but still be habitable?

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In a desert made of sugar, what would happen if it rained?

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Powering a fixed-wing aircraft in the upper Venusian atmosphere

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Can a forest provide enough oxygen to breathe on a low oxygen planet?

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Is this price of magic severe enough to deter most women from becoming witches in my fantasy world?

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If Earth had a smaller radius, but was rotating at the same speed, would its day be shorter?

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What environments/pressures would incentivise/select hunting in pairs?

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Evacuating earth in favor of a off-world habitat: Just how many people can be saved?

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Living on a giant banana world

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Why would a society be matriarchal instead of patriarchal after the development of agriculture?

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Is it possible to have a habitable planet with 2 sun that have sunset for one and sunrise for the other at the same time?

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What would this combination lubricant/cleaning solution smell like and taste like?

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How do I design a musical instrument?

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Why would hydrogen bubble up from the sea floor?

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Air(warships) and the 'wet navy'

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Could A Dictator Take Power In The USA Using Strictly Legal Means? [closed]


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