Cracked Archive - Science

Math Anxiety Is A Real Thing That’s Freaking You Out

A whopping 93 percent of Americans experience at least some level of math anxiety.


The Bizarre, Terrifying Effects Of Sleep Deprivation

What would happen if somebody just decided not to sleep? The answer is frickin' terrifying.


6 Natural Wonders That Are Creepier Than Any Horror Movie

You are in no way prepared for the true master of terror: Mother Nature.


6 Miracle Cures That Are Way Worse Than The Disease Itself

Don't try any of the following unless your doctor signs off on it.


4 Viral Science News Stories The Media Totally Screwed Up

Sometimes the media just does science wrong.


4 Awesome Theories About What Real Aliens Would Look Like

Let's take a look at the wildest guesses scientists have made about who's going to probe us one day.


5 Creepy Things A.I. Has Started Doing On Its Own

Artificial intelligence has been the bogeyman of science fiction since before it even existed for real.


FDA: Stealing Young People's Blood Won't Make You Immortal

Stop absorbing the blood of the young -- is something no government should ever have to say.


5 Terrifying Food Secrets Supermarkets Will Never Tell You

Sorry, we don't make the rules.


4 Apocalyptic Crises (Basically Nobody Realizes Are Coming)

These things are quietly breaking down in the background ...


5 Ways Modern Life's Causing Our Bodies To Fall Apart

Our awful lifestyles are causing our bodies to fall apart in all sorts of bizarre ways.


Hanger And The Munchies: 5 Common Food Feelings Explained

We need to talk about these mouthfeels.


21 Weird Health Facts That Everyone Should Know (Pt 2)

The modern world is stomping all over your physical and mental well-being from several directions.


21 Weird Health Facts That Everyone Should Know (Pt 1)

Statistically, there's an overwhelming chance that you kind of feel like crap right now.


5 Real Science Experiments Straight Out Of A Horror Movie

Science doesn't care if it leaves deep, ragged scars on our souls.