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How Are 911 Operators So Relaxed During Emergency Calls?

(0) Comments | Posted December 19, 2014 | 1:01 PM

Why are the people who answer 911 calls so relaxed?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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A Survivor Recalls What It Was Like to Be Experimented on During the Holocaust

(37) Comments | Posted December 19, 2014 | 10:46 AM

What was it like to be part of the genetic experiments on twins during the Holocaust?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter,...

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What Was It Like to Teach the President of the United States How to Code?

(0) Comments | Posted December 18, 2014 | 5:02 PM

What was the one line JavaScript that president Obama wrote as part of the Hour of Code 2014?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on...

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A Teenager's Guide to Good Parenting

(0) Comments | Posted December 16, 2014 | 6:48 PM

What should we do to be good parents?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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A Holocaust Survivor's Inspiring Answer to 'What Gives You Hope During Tough Times?'

(1) Comments | Posted December 12, 2014 | 3:44 PM

What gives you hope during tough times?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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Why Are Bees Disappearing?

(4) Comments | Posted December 11, 2014 | 2:15 PM

What's the deal with the Bees?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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The Flash Star Danielle Panabaker on Acting in CW's Hit Superhero Series

(1) Comments | Posted December 8, 2014 | 3:40 PM

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What Are the Most Dangerous Places for Commercial Airliners to Fly Through?

(0) Comments | Posted December 5, 2014 | 4:16 PM

What is the most dangerous airspace for commercial airliners to fly through?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and

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What Is It Like to Grow Up in the Silicon Valley Right Now?

(1) Comments | Posted December 4, 2014 | 1:57 PM

Is Silicon Valley a good place to raise children? Why?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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What Was the Meaning of the "Hanging Tree" song in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

(1) Comments | Posted December 3, 2014 | 3:59 PM

In Mockingjay, what was the meaning of the "hanging tree" song?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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Is There a Neurological Reason Why Friends Was Such a Successful Show?

(0) Comments | Posted December 2, 2014 | 6:03 PM

In what ways was 'Friends' unique? What was in 'Friends' that is not in other sitcoms these days?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on...

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When We Mock Black Friday Shopping, Are We Practicing Classism?

(0) Comments | Posted November 27, 2014 | 8:56 PM

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There are lots of sources of the widespread outrage and mockery surrounding Black Friday, and I don't think you can cleanly classify it as arising exclusively or even predominantly from classism.

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What Is the Black Friday Experience Like for Shoppers And Retail Employees?

(0) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 1:16 PM

What is the Black Friday experience like for shoppers and/or retail employees?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and

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Two Former Baristas on What You Can Learn From Working at Starbucks

(0) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 11:53 AM

What things can someone learn from working at Starbucks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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Interstellar Composer Hans Zimmer On Music and His Own Process For Scoring Films

(0) Comments | Posted November 24, 2014 | 3:56 PM

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How Does Training Yourself to Be Ambidextrous Affect Your Brain?

(2) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 10:38 AM

Is trying to become ambidextrous a good idea? Why or why not?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and

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What Is the Farthest Someone Has Fallen Without Dying?

(9) Comments | Posted November 19, 2014 | 3:54 PM

What is the farthest someone has fallen (free fall) without dying?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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Legendary Film Composer Hans Zimmer Talks Interstellar, Working With Christopher Nolan, and the Future of Music Making

(2) Comments | Posted November 18, 2014 | 5:56 PM

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How Do Retail Stores Profit From Black Friday Sales?

(0) Comments | Posted November 12, 2014 | 4:19 PM

What are the economics behind the Black Friday sales?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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What Are the Advantages of Hiring a Military Veteran?

(0) Comments | Posted November 11, 2014 | 10:14 AM

What are the advantages of hiring someone who has been in the US military? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook,...

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