Cracked Archive - Science

5 Everyday Things That Go Totally Nuts in Zero Gravity

Who needs drugs when you have zero gravity?


5 Horrifying Truths About Being a Medical Doctor

Being a doctor isn't just about lots of sex and cocaine parties -- in fact, it's mostly not about that at all.


6 Animals With Sex Lives That Are Weirdly Human

Turns out animals resort to some mighty creative methods when getting their freak on. Methods that, in many cases, mimic our behavior to a T.


5 Billionaires Who Are Making Awesome Sci-Fi Come True

We're not saying these projects will definitely happen, but it's good to see the wealthy spending cash on a worthy pursuit either way.


5 Tiny Wording Tricks That Can Totally Change Someone's Mind

Would you like to buy a vowel? According to science, maybe.


The 6 Most Intriguing Stupid Questions Answered by Science

Does science waste time on frivolous experiments? Yep, but sometimes they pay off.


5 Myths About Illegal Drugs You Probably Believe

As with many things on which opinions vary so widely, much of what you've been told is utter horseshit.


6 Horrifying Dark Sides of Creatures You Think Are Adorable

It's always the pretty ones who hurt you the most.


6 Half-Assed Ways Scientists Made Mind Blowing Discoveries

Looking to discover a new animal species? Have you tried eBay?


5 Math Equations That Change the Way You See the World

Making math cool is like trying to make


6 Ways to Beat the Heat Without Air Conditioning (Or Money)

The wealthy can afford to fight the heat, with their central air conditioning, and seaside villas, and chilled top hats, but for the rest of us, this is just something we have to put up with. Right?


The 5 Luckiest Accidents That Scientists Passed Off as Skill

This might come as some surprise, given everything Cracked has written about them, but it turns out that not every scientist is evil. In fact, most are just lucky idiots.