More Hilariously Stupid Science Questions! And This Time, Some of Them Will Make You Think...

More Hilariously Stupid Science Questions! And This Time, Some of Them Will Make You Think...
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Hilariously stupid science questions regularly feature here at RealClearScience. In fact, I've lost count of the times we've shared them. (The simple answer is "too many.")

We label these questions "hilariously stupid," but in truth, a question sparked by scientific curiosity is never stupid. A couple gems contained within today's crop of queries especially demonstrate that though a question may seem daffy at first glance, further consideration can reveal a hidden brilliance.

Do math majors in college graduate with a degree or with a radian?

My kid asked for a Pb and Jam sandwich in his lunch tomorrow. How much lead is appropriate for a 10 year old boy to consume?

If I flip a coin 1,000,000 times, what are the odds of me wasting my time?

Is Black Lives Matter similar to dark matter?

If parallel universes exist, is there a parallel universe in which parallel universes don't exist? (One for the philosophers out there...)

How did humans evolve to fit so perfectly into clothing?

If particles do not exist unless observed, why can't I close my eyes and walk through walls?

How many milligrams are in a telegram?

The Solar System has five Dwarf planets, but why doesn't it have any Elf or Orc planets?

Why can't I weigh the earth by putting a scale upside-down? (Actually, you can! Sort of.)

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