Cracked Archive - Science

6 Reasons Sleep Paralysis Is The Most Terrifying Thing Ever

Even minor brain glitches can turn your world into a living nightmare.

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5 Of The Creepiest Science Experiments Ever

Some scientists seem dedicated to exploring all of the ways that Lovecraftian horror can be made real for their test subjects.

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14 Fascinating, Super-Disturbing Facts About The Human Body

Let’s all take a moment to appreciate how truly disgusting these meat sacks are.

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4 Huge Improvements to Everyday Life (We'll Never Adopt)

Odds are, there is a better version of everything out there, and you aren't using it.

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Weird, Fun & Goofy Data From Scientific Studies

All the data you had no idea you needed to know, until now.

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5 Oddities Of Everyday Language That Leave Experts Baffled

Some very common habits just can't be explained.

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The 5 Most Ridiculous Screw-Ups In Recent Medical History

Nobody wants to hear their medical professional say, 'We made a mistake.'

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6 Ways Military Technology Is About To Become Terrifying

Modern armies have advanced in some very weird directions.

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6 Crazy Studies You Had No Idea Existed

Science types go to great lengths to answer weird questions.

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We've (Sort Of) Found Spock's Home Planet

Astronomers have found a planet at the exact spot everyone's favorite emotionless space elves are from.

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5 Surprising Ways Your Genes Are Secretly Ruining Your Life

Some parts of our lives are simply out of our control.

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6 Animals With Jobs More Impressive Than Yours

There are critters out there more suited to our jobs than we are.

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5 Huge Science Finds (That Got Held Back For Stupid Reasons)

Trying to change the world? Make way for the bozos who don't understand what you're doing.

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13 Chemical Reactions That Look Like Witchcraft

We’re putting the reaction back in 'chemical reaction.'

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Science Has Finally Solved A Major Pasta Problem

To physicists, the enigma that is spaghetti has been a splinter in their paw for generations.

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