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ELI5: How can large chains (Target, Walmart, etc) produce store brand versions of nearly every product imaginable while industry manufacturers only really produce a single type of item?
35
ELI5: If only 10-15% of the ocean's floor has been mapped, are we only 10-15% sure that Mariana Trench is the deepest point in the ocean?
16496
ELI5 how you can make people hold such big secrets as Area 51 without having some leaked information?
10
ELI5 what is it about the structure of vegetables that makes them so nutritious yet contain relatively few calories?
36
ELI5 What causes you to see things out of the corner of your eye when nothing is actually moving or there?
17
ELI5: What is the cause of meat-sweats? Or sweating when you've had far too much to eat.
5
ELI5: What are the benefits of salt grinders?
34
ELI5 How did "indoor plants" come about, given they weren't always kept inside millions of years ago?
7
ELI5: Why is it so hard to move the ring finger without moving the rest of the fingers?
4
ELI5: Why do humans look so diverse?
14
ELI5: Why are some websites transitioning to video content over articles when users say they'd rather read?
8
ELI5 What makes pancreatic cancer so painful?
1508
ELI5: Why is it so difficult for publications to keep and use copy editors? Put another way: why is everything I read online riddled with typos and missing words/punctuation?
26
ELI5: If water starts evaporating before 100 degrees Centrigrade, what happens when it reaches 100?
4
ELI5:Why do some birds hatch basically ready to go (like Chickens) while others are helpless and need weeks in a nest (like Ravens)?
5
ELI5: What purpose did modems serve before the internet?
4
ELI5: Brian May famously uses his own, handbuilt "Red Special" Guitar, in a video, i saw him describe it having 3 Pickups and each pickup being in and out of phase, what effect does this have (other than sounding like Brian May!)
4
ELI5: Why do people go on the offensive when they are clearly caught in a lie or get caught doing something bad/shameful? (Psychology)
11
ELI5: Why does ambient temperature exacerbate the 'burn' from chilli?
3
ELI5: What's the deal with that piece of skin that detaches from around the base of your fingernail or in the general area and sometimes when you try to peel it off it gets all swollen. Why does that happen? Nowhere else on your body has that problem.
4
ELI5: Why are Macs considered superior when it comes to editing for their CPUs when PCs have access to powerful GPUs?
10
ELI5: How do school TV systems work?
2
ELI5: How do they shoot anti-gravity scenes for space films?
71
ELI5: How did early humans, or those part of small tribes and villages, survive genetic disorders of inbreeding and did not become extinct?
8
ELI5: Why do teeth that have been straightened by braces need retainers to keep them from becoming crooked again, but teeth that are naturally straight don't become crooked?
35
ELI5 Why does there seem to be a stylistic difference between the handwriting of men and woman?
4
ELI5: Why can't we hold a coin up to the sun and see the corona that way. Why does it have to be a giant space rock?
5
ELI5: How is it possible for people who found companies to later get ousted from them (Steve Jobs, Jack Dorsey, etc.)?
3
ELI5: How did belly dancing become such a customary ritual in the Middle East? How does this compare in contrast to strippers or "exotic dancers" in the Western World?
2
ELI5:How did credit card companies start?
2
ELI5:Does the heat index (or wind chill) objectively effect the human body?
2
[ELI5] Why is it that spicy tastes considerably amplify when a person chokes on it and it gets into the throat, compared to swallowing normally?
2
ELI5: Why does our urge to go to the bathroom grow the closer we get to the toilet?
2
ELI5: During a blood transfusion, what happens to the "old" blood to make room for the "new" blood?
2
ELI5: The reason(s) for increased divorce rates
3
ELI5: What's the deal with prison labor in the US?
6
ELI5: Why do doctors in the US seem like they're always over-booked with patients when there are huge waiting lists for people that want to go to medical school and become doctors?
2
ELI5: If trade deals are mutually beneficial, why is there not one between every country. If they are not beneficial, why are there any?
20
ELI5:How come animals that are smaller and lighter than humans,like wolves,be stronger than us ?
3
ELI5: Considering that we are reaching the limit of how small we can make transistors, are there other ways we can improve CPUs

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