Cracked Archive - Science

6 Insane Discoveries Straight Out Of A Sci-Fi 'Frozen'

Science is the coolest thing in the Universe, and it can prove it.


6 Reasons You Can't Trust Science Anymore

Publication is an important way for scientists to share research and advance their careers. Here's how it's destroying science.


23 Insane Science Stories The News Forgot To Tell You

Science is awesome. And science news is the kind of stuff we should really be digesting the most of.


5 Amazing Superpowers We'd Be Bored With After A Week

Can humanity ruin this awesome science stuff? Spoiler alert: Yes.


Awake During Brain Surgery: 5 Bizarre Things You Experience

We spoke to Christie, Emily and Kevin about the strange things you experience when medical professionals cut your skull open and start playing around inside.


Rat Boners And Drunk Birds: 5 Hilarious Animal Experiments

Remember that for every guy in a lab coat torturing red pandas, there are plenty of hilariously lighthearted experiments.


26 Everyday 'Solutions' That Make Everything Worse

All that stuff you do that you think makes you healthier or makes the planet better or makes puppies and kittens dance a salsa together? None of it works!


5 Awful Truths About Surviving Flesh-Eating Bacteria

We sat down with a woman whose father contracted Fournier's Gangrene, an aggressive brand of flesh-eating bacteria famed for attacking its victims crotch-first.


Everyone Assumes You're Violent: Realities Of Being Bipolar

We sat down with Wren Williams, a woman who suffers from bipolar disorder, and here's what she told us about living with one of the most stigmatized illnesses in the modern world.


Why Everything You Know About Sleep Is A Lie

It's possible to murder someone while you're asleep SO WATCH THIS VIDEO OR YOU WILL LEARN NOTHING AND KILL AGAIN.


4 Ways Plasma Technology Will Change The World

We've already seen some amazing plasma technologies, but the thing about the future is that there's always more of it.


I Diagnose Your Diseases: 7 Horrifying Realities

I'm a microbiology technologist. Every day I look at a series of disgusting samples of bodily waste and diseased flesh to figure out why a patient is sick.


6 Scientific Solutions To Your Crippling Social Anxiety

Thankfully science can explain away most of these worries.


No Peeing, Or Beer: 6 Realities Of Life Without Kidneys

We talked to one man who lost both of his kidneys to a rare disease and has spent most of the last decade living a kidney-less existence.


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.