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125 votes
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Why is absolute zero unattainable?

78 votes
6 answers
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Why would breathing pure oxygen be a bad idea?

57 votes
4 answers
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Why do shampoo ingredient labels feature the term "Aqua"?

50 votes
1 answer
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Why doesn't frozen sugar solution taste sweet?

48 votes
2 answers
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What volume does one mole of an ideal gas occupy?

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What causes the "rotting fish smell"?

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4 answers
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Why is the Vitamin B complex, a "complex"?

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Why does chocolate melt so easily?

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3 answers
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What metals aren't dissolved in/attacked by aqua regia?

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Microwaving a glass of water, what happens?

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How 'heavy' should an element be, to be a "Heavy Metal"?

29 votes
1 answer
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Why is cyclooctateraene shaped like a "tub" rather than a "chair"?

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A drop of water in a tin of sugar: Which one's the solvent, the sugar or the water?

22 votes
3 answers
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Pi electron stacking, how does it work?

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1 answer
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Why isn't the orbital angular momentum also considered while calculating the magnetic moments 3d transition elements?

19 votes
2 answers
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What is the difference between molar conductance and molar conductivity?

18 votes
3 answers
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What exactly is "B-strain"?

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1 answer
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What gives fresh milk a yellow tinge?

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2 answers
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What makes heat resistant proteins heat resistant?

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Do Electrons Really 'Spin'?

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Does the term 'Cation' always refer to a positively charged particle?

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Mercury metal: Not toxic?

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Do non-English speaking countries use the same element symbols?

15 votes
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Can flames be colored black?

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2 answers
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What are the products of the reaction between methanamine and nitrous acid?

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Le Chatelier's principle: Are there any exceptions?

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Can drinking a lot of water be fatal?

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Are carbocations necessarily sp2 hybridized and trigonal planar?

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1 answer
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Why are snowflakes shaped as they are?

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How's the IUPAC name of basketane determined? [duplicate]