Cracked Archive - Science

5 Surprising Things That Manipulate Your Moods Every Day
5 Surprising Things That Manipulate Your Moods Every Day

Your emotions are dictated by the outside world in ways you might find bizarre and shocking.

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5 Insane Ways Animals Changed the Course of Humanity
5 Insane Ways Animals Changed the Course of Humanity

We humans are what we are due to help from a series of creatures most of us have very little respect for. So let's take a moment to appreciate them a little.

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7 Normal Things That Become Horror Movies Under a Microscope
7 Normal Things That Become Horror Movies Under a Microscope

Nature is a beautiful ... from an extremely far and safe distance.

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5 Eerily Human Things You Won't Believe Animals Do
5 Eerily Human Things You Won't Believe Animals Do

Every once in a while we like to remind everyone of all of the insane ways animals are just like us.

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5 Brain Disorders That Started as Evolutionary Advantages
5 Brain Disorders That Started as Evolutionary Advantages

It turns out some theories suggest that many times what we now call a disorder used to be an awesome advantage.

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6 Things Movies Don't Show You About Being an Archaeologist
6 Things Movies Don't Show You About Being an Archaeologist

My name is Hadas Levine, and I'm the woman who has to pick up Indy's slack while he sword-fights and flirts with teenagers.

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5 Mind-Blowing Things Found Hiding in Our Own Solar System
5 Mind-Blowing Things Found Hiding in Our Own Solar System

There's actually more to our sun's 'hood than meets the eye, and if you just give it a chance, it may surprise you.

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The 6 Stealthiest Disguises in the Animal Kingdom
The 6 Stealthiest Disguises in the Animal Kingdom

Luckily, there are no terrible spiders that look exactly like computer mice. Or...are there?

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4 Plasma Technologies That Put Video Game Weapons to Shame
4 Plasma Technologies That Put Video Game Weapons to Shame

A video game developer's entire job is imagining awesome new technologies to explode, and even they can't beat plasma.

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5 Terrifying Ways Being in Love Chemically Impairs You
5 Terrifying Ways Being in Love Chemically Impairs You

Love does things to a person. And science has weighed in on the subject to let us know that love triggers all sorts of weird chemical and physical changes inside our brains and bodies.

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5 Environmental Myths Too Many People Still Believe
5 Environmental Myths Too Many People Still Believe

It's not unreasonable to conclude that activities that ruin that air, water, or dirt are something we should at least consider minimizing.

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