Cracked Archive - Science

It's Been A Great Week For Weird Dinosaur News

Dinos keep popping up in places they shouldn't be.


Bad News: The Plastic Drinking Straw Ban is BS

This campaign is based on bad statistics, lies, and a whole lotta deflection.


This Tiny Village Is Being Menaced By A Runaway Iceberg

The residents of Innaarsuit are used to seeing icebergs, but not this close.


6 Real Medical Side Effects Right Out Of Horror Movies

Some of these side effects might make you pray for a good ol' fashioned plague or two.


Bats Won't Fly Into Your Hair (Like In The Movies)

In real life, it's almost impossible to get a bat to fly anywhere near a person.


7 Animal Escapes Stories Straight Out Of A Disney Movie

Here are seven times an animal wormed its way out of captivity and straight into our hearts.


Great News: Wearing A Tie Might Be Choking Your Brain

Might be worth convincing your boss to extend Casual Friday indefinitely -- for science.


20 Bizarre Ways Humans Are Permanently Changing The Planet

Turns out we’re doing way more to the planet than making it dirty.


Slam Coffee, Then Nap: Science Says It Works!

Who knew sleeping was the cure to being sleepy?


Dinosaurs Were Constantly Fighting And Yes, It Was Awesome

Intense dinosaur fights to the death were, in fact, a regular occurrence.


20 Things That Work, But Scientists Have No Idea Why

Turns out scientists are sometimes fine with magic.


Feeling Drowsy? Scientists Think Heroin Might Be The Cure

Why count sheep when you can do horse?


5 Science Stories The Media Screwed Up Hilariously

That thing you swore was BS? Was probably BS.


How Flawed Drug Testing Can Ruin Your Life

The evidence that may or may not send you to prison is not as fair and unbiased as you would think.