Cracked Archive - Science

5 Military Experiments That Told Ethics To F*ck Right Off

I don't know if you've noticed, but sometimes it kind of seems like the military doesn't hold the greatest regard for human life.


Science Fiction Vs Science Fact, Side By Side

When science starts catching up to science fiction, it might be time to pull the plug.


Can All These Headlines About Aliens Be Full Of S**t?

Headline writers will throw their journalist ethics into a Sarlacc pit at the first sniff of a signal from above.


4 Things Emergency Room Nurses See That Would Gag A Maggot

Being an ER worker is like running the special effects department for a horror flick.


5 Dark Sides Of America You Only See As A Small Town Doctor

We talked to Sean Conroy, a physician assistant working in 'middle-of-nowhere Kansas,' about the reality of rural medicine.


6 Ways Modern Medical Training Is F*cking Horrifying

If you don't have a strong stomach, the medical field might not exactly be for you.


8 Everyday Things You Had No Clue Were Actually CGI

There's nothing you can't do with computer generated imagery and wheelbarrows full of money.


24 Everyday Things That Are Still A Mystery To Science

Why are these questions unanswered? Perhaps Science is just a jerk.


I Never Went Through Puberty: Life As A Perpetual Adolescent

Imagine a guy who society considers 'uncool' in every way. There's a significant chance he's suffering from a medical condition, and a treatable one at that.


22 Ordinary Things That You Didn't Know Mess With Your Head

Insanity is literally moments away from happening.


27 Ordinary Things That Look Horrifying Under A Microscope

Under the microscope is a world of terror.


5 Scientific Theories That Will Melt Your Brain

These suggestions belong in a book by Douglas Adams.


6 Massive Animal Swarms That Are Impressive And Horrifying

We humans tend to think that we successfully conquered the planet centuries ago and are currently sitting comfortably at the top of the food chain. But, well, not so fast.


5 Of The Most Horrifying Human Experiments Ever Conducted

History has an ample supply of borderline-supervillain mad scientists who have somehow managed to conduct some pretty horrifying experiments.


16 Ordinary Habits That Will Cut Your Life Short

Your road to immortality starts here.