Cracked Archive - Science
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Human sexuality is a complicated thing, and in the name of research sometimes you just have to roll up your sleeves and get down and dirty. As in the following ridiculously awkward studies.
After a semester of intro to psychology and a dozen BuzzFeed quizzes, you might think you've got a pretty good understanding of how the human psyche works. But not so fast ...
If you're ever up in space and suddenly go blind, don't panic. Chris Hadfield can totally see now.
- By Mark Hill
We've nailed a whole lot down, sure, but there are some shockingly simple questions we don't have very solid answers to yet.
As a result of the tireless work by scientists, we now know the answers to some age-old mysteries.
The human brain is an odd, glitchy machine that is influenced in all sorts of weird ways you never thought of.
Sometimes, the giant muscular space wizard that keeps our planet spinning loses its balance, sending mountains and rivers and oceans crashing together in unexpected ways.
- By George Kemper
It turns out drug companies' evil usually involves less illegal genetic experiments and more down-to-earth jerk moves.
- By Andrew Munro