Cracked Archive - Science

4 Surprising Ways Your Sense Of Smell Rules Your Love Life
4 Surprising Ways Your Sense Of Smell Rules Your Love Life

If you're looking to impress a date, there are legitimate laws of nature to keep in mind.

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6 Well-Known Health Tips (That Don't Work At All)
6 Well-Known Health Tips (That Don't Work At All)

Here are some common myths that it appears, for now, have been debunked.

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5 Annoying Food Problems Science Will Soon Get Rid Of
5 Annoying Food Problems Science Will Soon Get Rid Of

Right now, a whole slew of mad scientists are concocting wackadoo solutions for the myriad inconveniences holding us back from realizing humankind's true obesity.

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5 Ridiculous Animals That Nature Clearly Hates
5 Ridiculous Animals That Nature Clearly Hates

Like a gangster rapper caught taking a class at the Yarn Barn, these are the creatures who bring naught but shame unto themselves and all who came before them.

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5 Cover Songs That Deserve More Praise Than The Original
5 Cover Songs That Deserve More Praise Than The Original

Cover songs are a contentious thing. Kind of like when the cartoons from your childhood get remade into terrible movies. Sometimes, though, those covers completely outdo the original.

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4 Things You Learn Being Clinically Depressed (As A Child)
4 Things You Learn Being Clinically Depressed (As A Child)

I was in middle school the first time I noticed that other people had hobbies that weren't limited to crying or curling into a ball and ignoring everything.

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6 Reasons Fear Of Abandonment Will Ruin Your Life
6 Reasons Fear Of Abandonment Will Ruin Your Life

I'll keep it as lighthearted as possible, but for all intents and purposes, today, you become my seventh therapist.

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5 Creepy Real Places That Science Can't Explain
5 Creepy Real Places That Science Can't Explain

While we're not saying these are proof that wizards exist and are screwing with us 24/7, they still fascinate us.

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5 Insane Things Hiding Just Outside Of Human Perception
5 Insane Things Hiding Just Outside Of Human Perception

The human body is so amazing that it's easy to lose track of the fact that we're still missing 99.99 percent of what's going on in the universe.

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6 Hilarious Ways Science Is Tackling Serious Issues
6 Hilarious Ways Science Is Tackling Serious Issues

Scientists look for ways to liven up their daily grind just as much as the rest of us.

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4 Insane Realities As A Real CSI Agent (You Don't See On TV)
4 Insane Realities As A Real CSI Agent (You Don't See On TV)

How much of what we watch is on the mark? To find out, we spoke to forensic scientist Jennifer Forbes.

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Abortion On Request: 5 Facts Of Life As A Surrogate Mom
Abortion On Request: 5 Facts Of Life As A Surrogate Mom

If you're good at having babies (a rarer skill than you'd think), why not get paid for it? We talked to one woman who did just that, and it turns out that there's plenty of weirdness involved.

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Pew Pew!: 5 Incredible Lasers That Will Change The World
Pew Pew!: 5 Incredible Lasers That Will Change The World

IMPORTANT NOTE: Lasers are awesome, but they aren't toys.

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5 Bizarre Ways People Are Fooling Surveillance Systems
5 Bizarre Ways People Are Fooling Surveillance Systems

Take the following, supposedly efficient methods of fighting constant surveillance. Seriously, take them and use them in public.

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5 Things You Learn When Your Body Can't Stop Bleeding
5 Things You Learn When Your Body Can't Stop Bleeding

Sometimes being an impending blood explosion is wacky, sometimes it's terrifying, but it's rarely ever dull.

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