Cracked Archive - Science

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

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

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6 Dinosaurs We Just Found Out Had X-Men Powers
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.

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69 Awesome Brain Hacks That Give You Mind-Blowing Powers
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.

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

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

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5 Shockingly Unexpected Cures for Common Health Problems
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.

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5 Bizarre Realities of Taking Unapproved Drugs for Money
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.

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5 Advanced Weapons Clearly Invented by a 6-Year-Old
5 Advanced Weapons Clearly Invented by a 6-Year-Old

When you venture beyond the obvious things that go bang and boom, you'll find an array of non-lethal weapons that appear to draw their inspiration directly from the mind of a child.

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5 Math Lessons You Don't Really Need in the Real World
5 Math Lessons You Don't Really Need in the Real World

I feel qualified, as someone who's learned and forgotten it all, to explain which math subjects are actually completely useless for normal human beings.

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5 Animals That Look Like Cartoons (Until They Kill You)
5 Animals That Look Like Cartoons (Until They Kill You)

You shouldn't ignore or underestimate Mother Nature, no matter how innocent and unassuming her avatar might be.

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