Cracked Archive - Science

5 Horrors of Nature Happening In Your Backyard (Right Now)
5 Horrors of Nature Happening In Your Backyard (Right Now)

Nature is a horrific hellscape of Darwinian terrors.

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6 Reasons Sleep Paralysis Is The Most Terrifying Thing Ever
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
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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4 Huge Improvements to Everyday Life (We'll Never Adopt)
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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5 Oddities Of Everyday Language That Leave Experts Baffled
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
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
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
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
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
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
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)
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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Science Has Finally Solved A Major Pasta Problem
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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11 Real Photos That Prove Mother Nature Is Freaking Insane
11 Real Photos That Prove Mother Nature Is Freaking Insane

Evolution is an artist.

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We Once Allowed Radiation in Some Terrifyingly Normal Places
We Once Allowed Radiation in Some Terrifyingly Normal Places

Companies made a bundle selling mundane objects inundated with radiation.

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