Cracked sat down with Vijay Welch-Young, a man who had chest-slicing, cancer-dicing heart surgery without general anesthesia, which means he was awake for THE WHOLE THING.
Corpse juice, y'all.
Psychologists have recently specified a new official personality category called
The road to a successful relationship is so filled with surprising potholes and dangerous crevasses that it's kind of amazing the human race hasn't given up and gone extinct millennia ago.
In the name of preparedness (and giving hypochondriacs something new to obsess over), we want to let you know of a few things.
Some people know cancer is coming, thanks to a certain gene mutation they can get tested for. Rather than take this sitting down, Eden Dranger opted to have her boobs removed before they could make her sick.
Behold: a tiny taster of humanity's most recent mind-expanding observations.
The public unraveling of Mars One is actually great news for anyone who is serious about the future of humanity.
Next time someone sarcastically asks you if you turned your brain off, you'll have an actual answer.
We sat down with several high-functioning autistic people and asked them what our readers should know about their condition. Here's what they said ...
It turns out that many of the simple pearls of wisdom we take for granted as universal truths just don't stand up to the cold, hard scrutiny of scientists.
Superheroes are totally real, you guys! Or, at least, some scientists have come up with some pretty neat explanations for how their powers would work.