Cracked Archive - Science

You're More Likely to Believe Misinformation In Image Form

We will never lie about James Woods getting freaky, with a robot, in photo form.

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5 Modern Life Systems With Death-Star-Ridiculous Weaknesses

Like the Death Star, our world is made up of massive, complicated systems that have some ridiculous weaknesses

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Scientists Have Dispelled The Myth Of The 'Poop Knife'

It’s a crappy experiment but someone had to do it.

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Early Humans Possibly Hibernated (And We Should Too)

Last I checked, you can't get evicted from a cave.

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Octopuses Punch Fish Out of Spite, Research Shows

Octopuses, they're just like us -- spiteful jerks!

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55 Animals With Sensational Powers

Prepare to be amazed, disgusted, and occasionally terrified.

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5 Medical Procedures From 30 Years Ago (That Now Seem Barbaric)

Even in the Seventies and Eighties, medicine was nothing like today.

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The Murder Dollhouses That Changed Forensic Science

A teensy tiny window into the world of crime.

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Australia Fined NASA For Littering ... A Space Station

Skylab was going to fall, and where it was going to land, no-one knew.

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The Scientific Formula For Making Friends (Seriously)

Making new friends? It's largely a numbers game.

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5 Of Modern History's Dumbest Inventions (Came From One Guy)

It takes a real genius to imagine such fantastically stupid things.

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5 'Whoa' Scenes From Ancient Earth School Forgot To Teach

Recorded history is just a tiny sliver of the planet's real history.

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R.I.P. Arecibo Telescope - You Absolute Unit

A painful goodbye to the most well-hung telescope in the world.

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Great Tits Could be Global Warming's Next Victim (The Bird, That Is)

Global warming has officially gone too far.

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We All Steal Each Others Weird Dreams

It sounds like we binged on edibles, but hear us out.

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