Cracked Archive - Science

5 Facts About Colors That Will Change How You See the World

If you figured there's nothing really interesting going on with color, that's a reasonable opinion, and completely wrong.


5 Bizarre Things Your Body Does (Explained by Science)

As a result of the tireless work by scientists, we now know the answers to some age-old mysteries.


6 Creepy Brainwashing Techniques You Can Use Today

The human brain is an odd, glitchy machine that is influenced in all sorts of weird ways you never thought of.


7 Insane Landforms You Won't Believe Aren't Photoshopped

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.


5 Terrible Secrets Big Drug Companies Don't Want You to Know

It turns out drug companies' evil usually involves less illegal genetic experiments and more down-to-earth jerk moves.


6 Dinosaurs We Just Found Out Had X-Men Powers

We're learning that dinosaurs may have been way cooler than we ever thought possible.


69 Awesome Brain Hacks That Give You Mind-Blowing Powers

We don't know much about computer hacking here at Cracked, because that stuff involves numbers, but we've come across a whole bunch of different crazy brain and body hacks over the years.


5 Insane Myths Your Grandma Told You (Science Says Are True)

Some folk cures and bizarre warnings have stuck around for a reason, and it just took science a while to catch up.


5 Things Your Doctor Really Wants to Say to You (But Won't)

On behalf of frustrated doctors everywhere, here are a few things I'd love to say to my patients' faces if it wouldn't land me in another sensitivity seminar.


5 Shockingly Unexpected Cures for Common Health Problems

The cure was inside you all along. Well, you have the ability to put it inside you anyways.


5 Bizarre Realities of Taking Unapproved Drugs for Money

You might should consider becoming a professional medical test subject if your dream job is taking ungodly amounts of narcotics and exposing your genitals to strangers.