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Olympic Games: Are the gold medals really made of pure gold?
At the Olympic Games, an incredible number of medals are awarded for all kinds of sports. I am really wondering, whether all of...
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Olympic Games: How many disciplines are there?
I am just wondering how many different sports, events or disciplines there are really at the Olympics. It seems as if there are...
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Why is milk white?
I am drinking milk in large quantities every day and night. Now, I am sitting with my glass of milk on my beautiful terrace, like...
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What does the smiley XO mean?
I know, times are changing and the usual old-school smileys like :) or ;) seem not to be enough for today's hip generation...
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What is a Woo-Girl?
Recently one of my female friends told me that if she will not find work soon, she will just become a Woo-Girl...
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Football EC: When will the 3rd place match take place?
I have just looked at my planner for the European Football Championship to look up the date for the third place...
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Albatross66: The last real gold medal was awarded in 1912 at the Olympic Games in Stockholm. At that time, the medals were only 24 grams in weight, the...
Question | Olympic Games: Are the gold medals really made of pure gold?
Albatross66: The exact number of disciplines (competitions) may vary from year to year. In 2016, for example, there were 306 different disciplines...
Question | Olympic Games: How many disciplines are there?
Smart Alex: This has to do with molecules. In milk, there are many fats and proteins, which are all molecules. These molecules are not...
Question | Why is milk white?
Woppy: XO is standing for kiss and hug. The X is standing for the kiss, the O is standing for the hug. By the way, there are also the...
Question | What does the smiley XO mean?
Guest: In my opinion, the thing with being "soft in the head" is not constituted in the series. Rather, Woo-Girls are trying to cover up...
Question | What is a Woo-Girl?
Interest: The expression "Woo-Girl" is derived from the episode "Woooo!" of the series "How I met your mother". What is meant is a woman who likes...
Question | What is a Woo-Girl?

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