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Hippo milk is bright pink

An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain

A turtle can breathe through its butt

An average of 100 people choke to death on ball point pens each year

A starfish can turn its stomach inside out

Slugs have four noses

Shrimps' hearts are in their heads

The cruise liner Queen Elizabeth 2 moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel fuel that it burns.

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The Questions

Questions which remain as yet unanswered

If water empties from a sink by circling clockwise down a plughole in the northern hemisphere and anticlockwise in the southern hemisphere, how does it empty at the equator, and how far from the equator does the circling differ?

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When Bismuth is cooled very slowly under laboratory conditions, it can grow in squareish spirals. Do any metals/crystals grow in this manner naturally and is there a formula in which they grow (e.g. fractals)?

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Other than the Romanesco, are there any other fruits or vegetables which grow in approximate fractals?

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Can any mathematical formula be applied to explain the formation of the skin of a pineapple?

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From meowowie Why do willow trees have droopy and sagging branches, and why did they evolve to be this way?

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From meowowie If two parasitic plants of the same height and specimen were put together in a pot, what would happen? (Fight to the death!)

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From meowowie What type of rock is best for root prying, and what rock resists root pries best? (A root pry is when a plant that is growing in a rock harms it by growing roots in the cracks, therefore causing it to break or be weaker.)

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What are the properties of an aircraft trail which means that a plane flying through the jetstream of another will experience a short drop?

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Previous questions which have been excellently answered with varying degrees of factuality (and gravity) in the following categories:

Science; Nature; People; Machines; Other

Science

from dragi55 What causes schizophrenia?

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How could I make an electromagnetic pulse which could be focussed into a straight line?

Keep the answers for this one coming - Ed.

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queenmaddiee asks "What is the cause of Polio?

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In the early morning I noticed that bicycle tracks were made on a tarmac path, lighter than the surrounding tarmac. There had been a dew that morning, but can't understand this phenomenum...any ideas?

I'm eager to hear more on this - Ed.

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How do some fireworks whistle as they whizz into the air, how come others don't, and how do they make the second wave of explosions from the sparkles which have already ascended?

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If I push against something, it pushes back (this is the law of forces) until eventually my strength runs out or the item is overcome and broken. Where does this latent force come from? Is it stored? Is it some kind of kinetic force? Does it become present as a result of the force I exert upon it?

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What is fire made of, and why do it's basic properties generally appear not to change, no matter what is being burned?

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How do animals/minerals/vegetables/man-mades with luminescent properties absorb and light in order to let it out again in small doses?

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Why/how do X-rays work?

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How do mitochondria get into our bodies?

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As with osmosis and diffusion, is there some cosmic 'ideal balance' in the universe which matter seeks to achieve?

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What is the theory behind 'detox' diets? Do the foods you have to consume (for instance, green tea) have any physical effect on your body at all other than undergoing the normal processes involved in digestion?

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Is scent made up of particles of matter (whatever size they may be) or is it made up of waves like light or sound?

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If scents are made up of miniscule particles of the thing you are smelling, how do they travel so far from the original source? There is more I'd like to see on this answer - Ed

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If I pour water from a tap into a clear bottle and put the bottle where it can receive sunlight, eventually algae will grow. Is the algae present in the tap water (in which case how come it isn't filtered out by the water company) or does it get in somehow?

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Why does PVA glue turn to rubber when mixed with standard table salt?

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Nature

Question from x_angelic: Do fish sleep?

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How do fireflies light up?

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Question from sashacatgrl - Where do seagulls go in the winter? Do they fly south, or do they stay where they are?

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If I have a white chicken and I feed it artificially dyed red food, will it turn pink? Would anything happen to its eggs?

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If I fed a canary artificially dyed blue food, would its feathers turn green

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People

What other synaesthesia 'crossover' conditions are there, other than seeing words as colours? I have two answers but would be keen to even hear more - Ed

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What purpose do heatbumps serve and why do they happen? (I refer here to the small bubbles of subcutaneous fluid which appear (usually on hands in my experience) and itch like crazy when you overheat)

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Why is it pleasant to stretch?

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Why does music (or, certain pieces of music/songs) have such profound effects on humans? I have one theory submitted and would love to hear more ideas - Ed

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Machines

How does a mixer tap work when there is a single dial tap in the middle and a hot and a cold pipe feeding in with no other discernable mechanism?

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When a submarine descends, it lets air out of flotation tanks and takes on water to make it sink. When the sub rises, where do they replenish the air from to displace the water again?

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How does a photocopier or scanner measure and recreate the image of what you're photocopying/scanning?

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Other

How is it possible to schlurp the flavour out of an ice lolly (i.e. so that the ice goes white and flavourless) when presumably the solution which made up the ice lolly was fully mixed up?

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How do they get the caffiene out to make decaffinated tea and coffee?

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Why does Angel Delight thicken when whisked?

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How do apiarists (beekeepers) administer antibiotics to their bees? (Presumably they can't go around dosing flowers in hopes that the bees will ingest the medicine)

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I made a jelly recently and forgot to refrigerate it at all, so it did not set. What happens to the jelly molecules when they get cold which causes them to join up and make jelly rather than jelly-soup. Also, if I take jelly which has been set in the refrigerator and leave it at room temperature, will it return to liquid form in an inverse reaction?

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When a submarine descends, it lets air out of flotation tanks and takes on water to make it sink. When the sub rises, where do they replenish the air from to displace the water again?

runaway_ducky-"Submarines keep air compressed in tanks next to the ballast tanks and when they sub needs to rise, they release the compressed air into the ballasts while pumping the water out to create positive pressure. This makes the sub more buoyant and less dense than the surrounding water, allowing it to rise.

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What purpose do heatbumps serve and why do they happen? (I refer here to the small bubbles of subcutaneous fluid which appear (usually on hands in my experience) and itch like crazy when you overheat)

runaway_ducky- "We get hives after we are exposed to something that cause the body's cells to release what is called Histamine. Histamine lets other fluids leak out of cells and collect in little blotches in what we call hives. It can be from an allergic response, immune response or just an adverse reaction to a particular environment.

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I made a jelly recently and forgot to refrigerate it at all, so it did not set. What happens to the jelly molecules when they get cold which causes them to join up and make jelly rather than jelly-soup. Also, if I take jelly which has been set in the refrigerator and leave it at room temperature, will it return to liquid form in an inverse reaction?

her_rainbow_girl- "The jelly (which I assume is Jello) is held together by gelatin, which is basically stick like molecules. Once it's dissolved, they separate, but join back together again once it is refridgerated. Yes, if you leave jello out on the counter top for a long time, it will eventually be a liquid again, but the bacteria would be attracted to the sugar and it shouldn't be eaten once it reliquifies."

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Why is it pleasant to stretch?

fashionstylegal -"I think it's pleasant to stretch because you can get all of your tight muscles popped."

dabubby1999 -"And as for muscles...when you don't move around, the oxygen in your muscles goes away and carbon dioxide and stuff accumulates. Stretching forces this oxygen-poor blood out of the muscles, and fills them back up with oxygen-rich blood. There's also some stuff going on with the little fibers that make up your muscles, too. Not moving = a slowdown of these proteins. "

_a_girl_thats_cute -"PSH, Dabubby, you need to pay attention in class. The reason it feels good to scretch is because your body is simply a puppet, and the fibers that keep you together sometimes get coiled together, and STRETCHING UNCOILS the fibers."

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Why does PVA glue turn to rubber when mixed with standard table salt?

her_rainbow_girl - "All types of PVA glue are water based solutions. Salt is the best material for drawing water out of materials. When you add the salt into the PVA glue, it draws most of the moisture out of the glue, leaving only salty, rubbery adhesive."

iluvspike4eva365 - "Since glue is usually that liquidy form, mixing salt with it will bond the glue and the salt together, making it harder and more firm."

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How do some fireworks whistle as they whizz into the air, how come others don't, and how do they make the second wave of explosions from the sparkles which have already ascended?

1firework - "Well there is a composition in some fireworks that make sounds. These are called whistle mixes. Some fireworks have them some don't. The second wave of explosions from the sparklers (stars) is called a Crossette. These work by having a one layer of star composition and another layer that has a h ole in the middle. In the second layer there is a star h ole cut in it. The h ole is then filled with a break charge, usually 30% black powder and 70% flash powder. This star shaped h ole weakens some areas of the second layer so that when the burst charge goes off it breaks the second layer where it is supposed to break. Then the entire thing is wrapped in paper except on one end. The end that is not covered is the solid first layer. When the initial burst inside the shell goes off it lights the first layer. While flying through the sky the first layer burns down to the second layer igniting it and the burst charge at the same time. The burst charge breaks the second layer apart into pieces sending the burning chunks outward into the second wave. "

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In the early morning I noticed that bicycle tracks were made on a tarmac path, lighter than the surrounding tarmac. There had been a dew that morning, but can't understand this phenomenum...any ideas?

muffinhead777 - "The tires could have picked up some of the dew, making the tracks dry faster than the rest of the path."

Any more answers? I feel there's more to know - Ed.

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queenmaddiee asks "What is the cause of Polio?

ashley169166 - "The cause of Polio is an infection from Poliovirus. It's simple, but true. Poliovirus is a single-stranded RNA virus from the family Picornaviridae and genus enterovirus, and it VERY contagious."

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How does a photocopier or scanner measure and recreate the image of what you're photocopying/scanning?

salabounder - "I think the same way a fax does. It basically scans over the image with a light, saves it electronically, and then reprints it/uploads it to your comp."

jrwacmaster - "It's QUITE simple. There are little worker monkeys working in your scanner, and these little monkeys are quite good sketchers, so while your scan is going through, the little worker monkey quickly draw the image using a mini laptop and a paint program, then they upload it to your computer, un."

dabubby1999 - "The "drum" inside can be charged with static electricity. The toner is attracted to that static. The light that a photocopier produces reflects back on the drum to neutralize positive charges, and if there's black on the original thing (like ink) then the light isn't reflected which leaves positive charges on the drum... The toner is then applied to the drum, and the positive parts attract the toner. Then a positively-charged paper goes over the drum, the toner hits the paper and then is heated to stick on there. THAT ARE HOW A PHOTOCOPIER WORKS. "

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How do apiarists (beekeepers) administer antibiotics to their bees? (Presumably they can't go around dosing flowers in hopes that the bees will ingest the medicine)

magnusbane - "Doing a little research on the topic I found a couple diffrent mixes for antibiotics,. They seem to either mix it as a dust, or mix it as a sugary syrup. The other option is mixing it as a putty. The bees pick it by themselves apparently..."

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Why does Angel Delight thicken when whisked?

vb_lover_3 - "Hi! I was doing some research about Angel Delight and I have a theory as to why it thinkens when you wisk it. The starch granules swell when wisked then spread into the rest of the liquid. The liquid cools and the starch molecules hold the liquid in the thickened state. That's what I found... let me know what you think.

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How does a mixer tap work when there is a single dial tap in the middle and a hot and a cold pipe feeding in with no other discernable mechanism?

mauinookie - "I watched a show on tv once, called How It's Made. The show showed the making of these taps. The taps have a valve in the middle, where the two pipes join up. The water mixes there. The mechanism is hidden." Ed - this is not confirmed 100% as yet - I shall look on the u-tube for it :)

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If I pour water from a tap into a clear bottle and put the bottle where it can receive sunlight, eventually algae will grow. Is the algae present in the tap water (in which case how come it isn't filtered out by the water company) or does it get in somehow?

sashacatgrl - "From a little research, I have concluded that the algae spores are already in the water, but that they are not dangerous unless they have an opportunity to grow. Since the tap water is usually not kept long enough to become stagnate, it wouldn't normally be a danger. However, there are nutrients in the water (phosphate, nitrate, and silica) that help the algae to grow if it is kept contained long enough."

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How do they get the caffiene out to make decaffinated tea and coffee?

sashacatgrl - "Also, to answer the question about decaffeination, there are six ways to decaffeinate coffee, two of which can be adapted to decaffeinate tea. The methods are called the Roselius process, the Swiss water process, the direct method, the indirect method, the Co2/O2 (carbon dioxide/oxygen) process, the triglyceride process, and for tea it is possible to home-decaffeinate it. The Roselius and Swiss water processes are no longer commonly used...The basic concept involves steaming the beans, then rinsing them in a solvent that preserves the flavor and aroma of the coffee, but that gets rid of the caffeine. This process is repeated 8-12 times. The different kinds of decaffeination involve different solvents and lengths of time."

vb_lover_3 - "After some research I've found two ways that coffee can be decaffinated.The first way is water processing. Green coffee beans are soaked in water to remove the caffeine before they turn brown.The second method is with a direct sovlent. Methylene chloride, coffee oil, or ethyl acetate is put on the beans and the caffeine is desolved. Then the beans are washed and dried.To decaffinate tea, moistenend tea is pumped with carbon dioxide with a pressure between 150-500 and the caffeine is removed."

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If I have a white chicken and I feed it artificially dyed red food, will it turn pink? Would anything happen to its eggs?

kiddlemiddd - the yolks in the eggs would get redder "My mom used to raise chickens. She said that most farmers put a little bit of food coloring in the feed because people expect the yolks to be slightly yellow."

lollypop30001 - "Oh by the way about the chicken yes the egg would turn pink, my cousin did it with green dye and it turn a shade of green."

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Is scent made up of particles of matter (whatever size they may be) or is it made up of waves like light or sound?

francescaamelia - "My answer is that scent is in fact made up of very small particles of matter. Miniscule molecules, to be precise, of the very thing you happen to be smelling! For example, if you inhale the smell of, say, a freshly baked cake, you are actually taking tiny molecules of the compounds that make up the cake into your nostrils. The appropriate areas are stimulated, and the brain can then infer (mostly from experience) exactly what it is you are smelling."

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What is the theory behind 'detox' diets? Do the foods you have to consume (for instance, green tea) have any physical effect on your body at all other than undergoing the normal processes involved in digestion?

francescaamelia - "Hehe, me again. About the detox diets - basically, they do nothing unusual to your body. They just recommend foods that can be digested relatively quickly, so they don't sit around in your body, and also remove bad stuff like caffeine, alcohol, anything that might be 'clogging up' your body in some way, thus making it function more efficiently."

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If scents are made up of miniscule particles of the thing you are smelling, how do they travel so far from the original source?

purpleicedragon__aa - "It can occur in air (say you spray Fabreeze) or water (with a salt cube) by a process called diffusion. Diffusion is the movement of molecules from an area of higher concentration (the spray can) to an area of lower concentration (the rest of the room)." This seems to suggest that scent is a product of entropy....any further ideas? Ed

Further comments from purpleicedragon_aa - "Lets put two and two together: things decay. Things are radioactive to a small degree. Once the radioactive isotopes reach their half life, half of that isotope dissappears and floats away (taking the scent with them). Ergo scent diffuses throughout the room. Items molecules (say a tables molecules) are in constant motion, ergo decay, ergo diffusion."

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As with osmosis and diffusion, is there some cosmic 'ideal balance' in the universe which matter seeks to achieve?

sashacatgrl - "The conditions that the earth and universe should ideally be in create complete homeostasis (homeostasis being "the tendency of a system, esp. the physiological system of higher animals, to maintain internal stability, owing to the coordinated response of its parts to any situation or stimulus tending to disturb its normal condition or function"); however, this is not possible. Still, homeostasis is still apparent. For example, when humans do not intervene, food webs tend to work unless a major natural catastrophe occurs."

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How do mitochondria get into our bodies?

sashacatgrl - "They are automatically there in our cells, just like ribosomes, the Golgi apparatus, and the nucleus, among other cellular parts.

So are they there prior to conception? - Ed

As far as I know, they are formed as soon as we begin to develop as fetuses. Since they provide energy to the cell, they are very necessary.

I thought they were bacteria, with separate DNA from us. This suggested to me that they might not originate with us but perhaps be introduced somehow (maybe through colostrum..?) - Ed

No, they are part of the cell. They do have seperate DNA, and they reproduce themselves. They used to be seperate from cells, but now they have become dependent on other cells. It's a mutualistic relationship: the cell (or lysosomes in the cell) gives them food, and the mitochondria produces energy.

Is that the same thing as a symbiotic relationship? Are they part of both the cells which join into the zygote? - Ed

Yes, it's one of three symbiotic relationships. There's also parasitism (one helped, one harmed) and commensalism (one helped, one neither helped nor harmed).

phototoxin - "Mitochondria have thier own DNA too which is inheretedo only from the mother. Its dna is in a circle/hoop rather than a double helix. Your mitochondria produce your own bodyweight in Adenosine TriPhosphate (ATP - which is the bodies fundamental energy unit) every day. But they are formed wiht normal cellular formation. So after conception when the stem cells are formed they split and splt and split until some of them begin to turn into specific cells.

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Why/how do X-rays work?

iluvspike4ever365 - "The procedure involves creating a concentrated beam of electrons and smashing them into some sort of metal film. The result of that crash between the metallic film and the highly charged electrons is a concentration of high-energy electromagnetic radiation. This radiation is what is normally termed X-rays.Along with the sheet of metallic film, a second sheet serves as a filter that prevents the beam from scattering or making the image produced by the action foggy or otherwise difficult to view. As the image appears, the portions of the body that contain metals, such as calcium enriched bones will appear outlined. Other mineral deposits help to identify the presence of growths such as tumors, and also identify breaks in the bones or foreign objects in the body."

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If I fed a canary artificially dyed blue food, would its feathers turn green

jaimies_pet - "The canary feather color is genetic for the most part. They can be bred to have lighter or darker coloring. You can also have the yellow become orange with the use of paprika, cayenne pepper in their food. but not much else going to blue is not possible thru food. They can be dyed on the outside with food coloring though"

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Question from sashacatgrl - Where do seagulls go in the winter? Do they fly south, or do they stay where they are?

purpleicedragon__aa - "Seagulls do migrate if food gets scarce, in fact they can move hundreds of miles in search of food. Alaskan/artic seagulls do fly south if the food gets scarce."

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How do fireflies light up?

cdewees500 - "fireflies (lightning bugs)have 5 chemicals in their body. When a 6th is released, it breaks the bonds between them lighting them up. Then, in a few seconds, a 7th is released, canceling out the 6th, connecting the five together again. In a few seconds, it happens again. Males flash in unison, but girls do it whenever they want. It's like their way of flirting."

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If I push against something, it pushes back (this is the law of forces) until eventually my strength runs out or the item is overcome and broken. Where does this latent force come from? Is it stored? Is it some kind of kinetic force? Does it become present as a result of the force I exert upon it?

phototoxin - "Try not to think of it 'pushing' back. Merely that it must exert at least the same force on to you as you do to it otherwise you will sink into the floor. So while the bit of ground/floor that your are on now is 'exerting force' it is only doing it because you are standing on it. However this force comes from the strength of its molecular bonds and its physical structure. If what you said was totally accurate I could never smash a glass window as the force would come back into my hand shattering it. Of the 4 basic forces it is the electromagenetic force which holds the floor together. This is strong enough to prevent you breaking the floor (unless you are like 20 tonne in weight!) and so any force you put into the surface of the floor pushing down is also resisted upward (by the electromagnetic force) so that the floor doesn't sink or break. However this is not a latent store of energy per se (although mass is interchangeable with energy to an extent!) rather that you have not overcome the force holding the floors molecules together."

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What is fire made of, and why do it's basic properties generally appear not to change, no matter what is being burned?

phototoxin - "Fire is a mix of heat, light, waste gases. It is a chemical reaction where things tend to oxidize hence why most organic (containing carbon) things burn as they react with the oxygen (required for a fire) to make CO2 and CO. Once the reaction is started it continues in a chain reaction until all the fuel is consumed. Generally we control the rate of the reaction by limiting the amount of fuel and the type of fuel (ie wood burns faster and colder than coal whcih burns slower but hotter) When you burn a solid the heat makes it into a carbon rich vapour which burns hence why a coal fire flame essentially looks the same as a gas one although the gas one is generally blue as it is hotter. Now (inhale) hotter things tend to go from red -no_html_comments- blue as heat is infra red which is low powered whereas the more things tend towards the blue region the hotter they usually are. That siad some chemicals can influence the flame for example copper produces a green flame and iron a reddish one. Some gases can become highly heated and turn into plasma which is an ionised (charged) flame."

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How is it possible to schlurp the flavour out of an ice lolly (i.e. so that the ice goes white and flavourless) when presumably the solution which made up the ice lolly was fully mixed up?

phototoxin - "Maybe the flavour lies in the intersticial spaces in the ice crystals as the flavourings are thicker and more sugary so they will not freeze?"

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How do animals/minerals/vegetables/man-mades with luminescent properties absorb and light in order to let it out again in small doses?

phototoxin - "I dont know if they absorb it but I imagine the light triggers a light based reaction part of which is also the release of light as excess energy. For a time after the light has stopped the photons are still emitted giving it the appearance of glowing."

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Question from x_angelic: Do fish sleep?

From jaguar_69 with reference to bigquestion.wordpress.com/2008/03/04/how-do-fish-sleep/

Answer:Yes fish sleep. But it's not sleep as we know it. They don't have eyelids to close, they sometimes do it during the day, they don't show the characteristic brainwave patterns like REM sleep seen in humans, and some, including most sharks have to keep swimming in their sleep.

But fishes do have a period of reduced activity and metabolism which seems to perform the same restorative functions as nocturnal sleep does in humans. Some are more obvious about it than others and actually rest on the bottom or in coral crevices, and parrotfish secrete a mucus "sleeping bag" around themselves before they go to sleep. If you get up quietly in the middle of the night you will find your goldfish in an almost trance- like state, hovering near the bottom of the tank making just the minimum correcting motions with its fins to maintain its position in the water column. If you put food in when they're like this they take noticeably longer than usual to respond, as if they have trouble waking up.

Mr. Oliver Crimmen, Fish Curator, Department of Zoology, The Natural History Museum

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What other synaesthesia 'crossover' conditions are there, other than seeing words as colours? sleedom - "I know that you can "taste" colours, hear in colour. It's weird what the brain does."

dragi55 - "You can really have pretty much any of the senses crossing over. I know (well--knew. Haven't talked to her much recently. She used to have a whole petpage about Synesthesia, but TNT deleted it) someone who had taste-color, color-taste, sound-color, touch-color...lots of color, lots of them have to do with color. Like I said, though, you can have pretty much any combination of senses. There are also some other things considered synesthesia that aren't just senses. What was it called...there's one thing that's basically a super-empathy sense. Sometimes called mirror touch. Basically the person with the condition can watch someone get poked in the arm and literally feel it. From what I understand a certain degree of mental organization can be considered synesthesia, too...and grapheme-(sense) synesthesia, that's very interesting. Perception of letters and numbers sets off a certain sense, often color. Personification of objects or graphemes is also a kind of synesthesia."

beautifullysublime - "One kind that I believe has yet to be mentioned is the grapheme or number 'line,' where number, letters, months, etc. are projected on a specific location on an internal plane. My months, for example, always run from the top left corner diagonally to the bottom right, with july and june being the largest and widest."

Any more kinds out there? Do get in touch - Ed

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Why does music (or, certain pieces of music/songs) have such profound effects on humans?

vaporeon_girl1996 - "I'd like to answer the question about music's effect on humans. ^^ You see, music, like speech, has a certain feel and atmosphere to it. Slow and soft being calm, fast and loud being angry, and so on. The effect that music has on us is the same as the effect that others' voices, tones, and words have on us. Since we, as humans, are evolved to know the tone of other peoples' voices, we automatically apply that to music that we hear. ^^

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How could I make an electromagnetic pulse which could be focussed into a straight line?

meowowie - "All energy travels directly outward, so this would be difficult to do. However, you can weaken the pulse on all other sides with insulating materials, and then magnify the power in one area (with more magnets) to create an electromagnet that is particularly powerful, attracting everything magnetic within the linear area that the stronger side creates."

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from dragi55 What causes schizophrenia?

vikingbattalion - "there is no exact known cause for schizophrenia, but it is believed that genetics and the environment that the person is in can affect the disorder a great deal. having certain naturally occurring brain chemicals (such as dopamine and glutamate) can also contribute to schizophrenia. the brain and nervous system of a schizophrenic are different than that of a normal person. this evidence supports the idea that schizophrenia may be a brain disease, but they aren't entirely sure yet.

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