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Shalvenay
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79 votes
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What can plausibly explain many of my very long and low-tech bridges?

59 votes
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Is there a real life substance like movie acid?

50 votes

Why would people still use pump-action guns in the future?

34 votes
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When my city is miles high, where do the utility lines go?

34 votes
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Could medieval age people have built a missile?

31 votes

How to ensure stagnation of population figures without slaying inhabitants?

31 votes

Why would a civilization develop a taboo against a highly nutritious food that grows well in its climate?

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Lightning striking full plate — what’s the damage to the wearer?

19 votes

Metal Armour vs lightning strikes?

18 votes

How could Medieval cultures defend themselves against dragons?

15 votes

From which point on would including a dragon on one side of a historical battle not be an instant victory?

14 votes

What technology would Dwarves need to forge titanium?

14 votes
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Is there an actual use for Gold Tools?

13 votes

Poison which constantly needs to be treated by antidote to not get killed

13 votes
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What are the specific effects of an EMP on electronics?

13 votes

What metals will a culture most likely use if use of iron is prohibited?

11 votes

A poison that only works if you know it is there

11 votes

Is it possible to make high voltage cables hard to detect?

11 votes

Quenching swords in dragon blood; why?

9 votes

What are possible reasons to use Cathode-Ray Displays by tech-advanced civilizations

8 votes

What is the most powerful, plausible breath a dragon could have?

7 votes

Is there a physical/structural upper-speed-limit to steam locomotives?

7 votes

How would lawmakers try to use and abuse a system with magically-enforced laws?

6 votes

What EM band would be least noticed if I started globally broadcasting white noise on it?

6 votes

Can a world exist with large calibre guns but without small calibre guns?

5 votes

How to sabotage a blacksmith production?

5 votes
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How to "launder" airplanes?

5 votes

Could werewolves rule empires?

4 votes

What's the maximum mass and size of a giant alien monster which we could transport by land and/or by water?

4 votes

What are the generally accepted terms used to define "magic users?"