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20 Weird Science Facts That You Might Just Need One Day

Useless facts are only useless until you need them.
By Stevie Shephard

What If You Only EVER Ate Fruit?

Five a day keeps the doctor away. Fruit ALL day makes the doctor say ‘hey!’
By James Weeds

17 Body Parts You Didn't Know Had A Name

Heads, shoulders, knees and... Lacrimal Caruncle?
By Stevie Shephard

7 Ancient Technologies That Used Amazingly Advanced Science

And, no, it wasn't aliens...
By Stevie Shephard

10 Scientific Answers To Your Most Embarrassing Questions

Everything you've ever wanted to know... and some stuff you definitely didn't.
By Stevie Shephard

7 Theories About You That Will Make You Question Everything

Are you alive? Are you sure?
By Stevie Shephard

9 "What Ifs..." That Would Change Everything

In a parallel universe, the dinosaur queen rules.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Ways You're Picturing Aliens Wrong

...and why you could be right after all.
By Stevie Shephard

9 Deadly Fashion Trends That Actually Killed People

"Fashion victims" on a whole other level.
By Stevie Shephard
Film

8 Things Movies Always Get Wrong About Drugs

Don't do drugs, kids, particularly not up your butt.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Craziest Stories Told On Marc Maron's WTF Podcast

WTF indeed: Marc Maron's podcast rarely holds back on crazy stories.
By Brian Roche

8 Theories About Reality That Make You Question Everything

Toot toot, all aboard the existential crisis train.
By Stevie Shephard

Universal Orlando Resort Announces June 10th Opening For Jurassic World VelociCoaster

Are you brave enough to join the hunt this June?
By Jen Gallie

8 Mind-Bending Unanswered Questions About The Universe

No, 42 is not the answer.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Basic Functions That Humans Totally Fail At

You'd think after 200,000 years we'd be able to give birth or poop properly, but no.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Simple Questions That Still Totally Baffle Scientists

We can put a man on the moon, but we don't understand why circles work.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Times Science Did The Impossible

There's a black hole on Earth and rats are sending Thought Mails, what a time to be alive.
By Stevie Shephard
Film

8 'Yeah, Science!' Moments In Film And TV

From 'Her' to 'The Hitchhiker's Guide', here are Hollywood's soppy love notes to science.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Scientific Theories About Death

What is it, what does it feel like, and could we ever stop it?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Technologies That We Should Never, Ever Build

Inventions that could doom us all.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Science Approved Ways To Make Yourself More Attractive

Even the dating game has cheat codes.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Disgusting Things Living On Your Body Right Now

Feeling itchy?
By Stevie Shephard

10 Writers Who Wrote Famous Works While Wasted

What’s so bad about being drunk? Ask a glass of water.
By Jack Morrell

7 Ridiculous Harry Potter Moments That Are Only In The Books

Sometimes, the Harry Potter series went a little too far...
By Jacob Wilkins
Film

11 Common Movie Tropes That Would Actually Ruin Your Life

Hollywood: Where CPR is magic and physics don't exist.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Popular 'Science Myths' Where The Truth Is Way Cooler

Sometimes science fact is better than science fiction.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Bonkers Hoaxes That Actually Fooled People

Forget the moon landings, NASA is kidnapping scientists and sending them to Mars.
By Stevie Shephard

5 Sex 'Myths' That Are Totally True (And 4 'Facts' That Are Nonsense)

It can break?
By Stevie Shephard

9 Bits Of Tech That Will Change Your Sex Life

From virtual reality to nanobots, sex is going sci-fi.
By Stevie Shephard
Film

10 Endings Stephen King Actually Got Right

He has received criticism for his endings, but these prove to be the exception to the rule!
By Sean Ferrick
Sport

Why Jogging Was So Dangerous In The 70s

"Keith Richards outlived Jim Fixx, the runner and health-nut dude. The plot thickens." - Bill…
By James Weeds

10 Weirdest Stephen King Stories You Need To Read

When you write as many stories as Stephen King, sometimes things can get a little weird...
By Niall Gray

9 Batsh*t Crazy Theories That Might Actually Be True

Tinfoil hats at the ready, everyone.
By Stevie Shephard
Film

10 Actors Who Received Death Threats For Insane Reasons

There's no good reason for a death threat, but these actors were threatened for crazy reasons.
By Jake Black

8 Ways To Tell If You're A Psychopath

Read this after you've returned those videotapes.
By Stevie Shephard

The Creepy Truth Behind 10 Urban Myths

There's no smoke without a fire.
By Stevie Shephard

10 TV Characters That Disappeared Without A Trace

TV characters who disappeared overnight - Friends' Ben, The Walking Dead's Heath & more!
By WhatCulture

E3 2021: 9 Announcements That Would Break The Internet

It's time for Rockstar's next game.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Most Annoying Final Girls In Horror Movie History

The would-be victims no one wanted to see survive the killers.
By WhatCulture Horror

The Best Things About Star Wars AREN'T The Movies

By WhatCulture Star Wars

X-Men: What Happened To Everyone Who Became The Phoenix?

If you thought that only Jean Grey had been the Phoenix, then think again.…
By WhatCulture Comics

10 Video Games That Pissed You Off THE RIGHT WAY

Frustration never felt so good.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Movies You Hated Before You Even Saw Them

Why bother seeing a film when you can hate it unconditionally?
By WhatCulture

7 Movies That Were Way Weirder Than Advertised

You can't always judge a movie by its marketing.
By WhatCulture

Resident Evil 8 Village: 14 Secrets & Easter Eggs You Totally Missed

Chris FINALLY gets a smoke break. #ResidentEvil #ResidentEvilVillage #RE8
By WhatCulture Gaming

20 Things You Somehow Missed In Scream

Wes Craven's masterful horror satire is even more detail-dense than you thought.
By WhatCulture Horror

7 Hidden Video Game Sequel Clues You Totally Missed

Ellie's mother was totally in Uncharted 4.
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Mind-Blowing Facts You Never Knew About Stargate

These are the things that the fans have had to dig up in Egypt just to present to you here…
By WhatCulture

10 Most Painful Video Game Cliffhangers Ever

The cliffhangers that left players on the edge of their seats, and the ones that NEVER got…
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Changes Star Trek Hoped You Wouldn't Notice

There may never be a reason to explain away these changes in Star Trek.…
By TrekCulture

8 Comic Book Villains Humiliated By Wolverine

The X-Men's Canucklehead isn't very nice, which is something these villains found out the hard…
By WhatCulture Comics

10 MORE Unanswered Mysteries From Doctor Who

By WhoCulture

10 Most Messed Up Horror Movie Openings

The most messed up opening sequences in horror history - Midsommar, It Follows & more!
By WhatCulture Horror

Fallout 5 LEAKED??

Xbox's Ben Decker let slip that "Halo, Forza and Fallout" games are in development, coming to…
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Actors Who Are Unrecognisable For Upcoming Movies & TV Shows

These actors have taken transforming for a movie or TV show to another level.
By WhatCulture

10 Recent Movies That Blew Great Concepts

Tenet fell so short of its incredible promise.
By WhatCulture

8 Hidden Video Game Modes You Never Knew About

To potentially win $20,000 to Build Your Perfect PC and support Gamers Outreach go to…
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 Most Hated Star Wars Characters

By WhatCulture Star Wars

6 Horror Movie Sets That Were Definitely Cursed

This is what happens when you dabble with the devil.
By WhatCulture Horror

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Hands-On - What EXACTLY Has Changed??

Scott's been playing Bioware's Mass Effect remake, and the results are super positive.…
By WhatCulture Gaming

10 More Video Games Cancelled For Ridiculous Reasons

When promising games got kicked to the curb.
By WhatCulture Gaming

Resident Evil Village SPOILER Discussion

Scott, Ben-Roy & Josh have all finished Resident Evil 8, so let's talk about its biggest…
By WhatCulture Gaming

9 Video Games With The BEST Glitches!

Phasing through the floor and into our hearts.
By WhatCulture Gaming

7 True Story Movies That Left Out The Real Horrific Ending

These movies aren't based on a true story - they're based on PART of a true story.
By WhatCulture

10 Horror Movies Critics Were Way Too Harsh On

By WhatCulture Horror

Star Trek: 10 Best Holodeck Episodes

Even on a show about a science fiction future, there's plenty of room for holographic stories.…
By TrekCulture