Cracked Archive - Science

6 Underrated Predators With Mind-Blowing Abilities

Obviously, you don't stand a chance in the wild -- not when animals like these are out there murdering each other with what might as well be magic powers.


The 6 Greatest Acts of Trolling in the History of Science

Science has seen some epic trolling over the years, so much so that it at times makes 4chan look like a chamber of reasoned discourse.


The 6 Most Bizarre Things Ever Discovered in Space

Humanity has been looking out into space for thousands of years, and the most important thing we've discovered over that time is that everything is crazy weird out there.


6 Awesome Superpowers (That Would Suck in Real Life)

We're about to show you how having your favorite superpower would likely have pretty crappy -- if not completely disastrous -- results. You're welcome!


5 Ways You're Accidentally Making Everyone Hate You

Feel worried about offending people on accident? Well, it's not the fault of


5 Psychology Studies Every Awkward Teenager Should Read

If we ever got the chance to go back in time to visit our lonely teenage selves we'd tell them to keep their chin up.


5 Things You Won't Believe Math Can Predict

Can science and mathematics quantify something as mysterious as the beauty of music, or the evil of the human spirit, or the madness of a panicked mob? Yeah, pretty much.


The 5 Most Badass Things Ever Done in the Name of Research

For most of us, research is something you 'Google.' For others, it's something that puts hair on your nether region.


5 Personal Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Someone

They say you should never judge a book by its cover. But when it comes to people, covers are the shit.


5 So-Called Signs Of Genius That Any Idiot Can Learn

Unfortunately, we can't turn you into a genius -- but we can do is teach you all the tricks you need to seem like one.


5 Mind-Blowing Ways Animals Display Human Emotions

There are some startlingly human traits that turn up in the creatures you'd least expect.


5 Old Wives' Tales About Health (Confirmed by Science)

You might be surprised to find out that some of that motherly health advice that sounds suspiciously like superstitious nonsense now wasn't so made up after all.


So Your Futuristic Theme Park Has Gone Out of Control

The best way to handle your murderous clones.


5 Innocent Things That Science Says Make People Hate You

Your many glaring personality flaws aside, sometimes the deck is just plain stacked against you for reasons you would never expect


The 5 Weirdest Things That Influence Your Dreams

Science is just beginning to understand the factors that control your dreams, but what we've discovered so far is weird as hell.