Science Q&A questions, quizzes and facts

What would happen if the Earth stopped spinning? Why is a green screen green? Do animals get hiccups?

At BBC Science Focus Magazine, our expert panel is ready to help you out and answer as many of the cool science questions you want to send our way.

We've answered thousands of questions over the years, so whether you're looking some quick science quiz questions for the kids, or a few facts that could come in handy down the pub, you're sure to find the answers you're looking for.

From answers to the big questions in science (maybe) or just some fun science facts (definitely) you have found the right spot.

To submit your questions email us at questions@sciencefocus.com (don't forget to include your name and location) or tweet (and follow) @sciencefocusQA

The Human Body

Asked by: Anna Zamojska, London

Don’t touch that thermostat dial! There are lots of theories why we feel temperature differently but are there any real differences between genders?

Sounds like someone needs some roughage.

Love actually carries some of the neurological signatures of drug addiction.

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Space

The Orion nebula is a staggering 1,344 light-years away – and completely visible to the naked eye. If you know where to look, that is.

See this cluster of stars between October to April.

Asked by: Emily Hunter, Leicester

Everyday Science

We’ve teamed up with the folks behind BBC World Service’s CrowdScience to answer your questions on one topic - this week it's all about when humans started wearing clothes.

We’ve teamed up with the folks behind BBC World Service’s CrowdScience to answer your questions on one topic - this week it's all about whether human beings have evolved to be clean and tidy.

One ticket to Luxembourg, please.

Future Technology

Generating realistic surround sound comes now comes from above and below.

Creating a digital copy of ourselves may sound simple in practice but has the potential to cause complications.

Forced labour from any equal being never ends well, so ethical guidelines are needed to ensure anything with human intelligence is treated with respect.

Nature

Don't pretend like your pup hasn't done it.

As shown in BBC's Life in Colour, flamingos aren't born with that colour.

To get your attention, your moggy's purrs can mimic a human baby's.

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