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

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

9 Compelling Pieces Of Evidence That The Universe Is A Simulation

The Matrix is looking more like a documentary by the day.
By Stevie Shephard
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10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

The army's barmy babies: ten bizarre military projects, past, present, and future.
By Jack Morrell

10 Biggest Unsolved Mysteries In Science

Getting stuck into the universe's greatest secrets.
By Stevie Shephard
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11 Wildly Inaccurate Movie Science Tropes

Never let the facts ruin a good story.
By Stevie Shephard
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9 Deadly Fashion Trends That Actually Killed People

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

9 Science Facts That Will Ruin Your Day

The science of human nature makes for some uncomfortable reading.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Ways To Tell If You're A Psychopath

Read this after you've returned those videotapes.
By Stevie Shephard
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8 Movie Plots That Could Have Been Resolved By Science In Minutes

Just ask a scientist next time.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Ways To Dispose Of A Dead Body (If You Really Needed To)

You know, just in case.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Things Scientists Still Don't Understand About Your Brain

You are your brain, but what does that mean?
By Stevie Shephard

8 Eerily Accurate Predictions That Came True

Predicting WiFi, mobile phones and ... the birth of Adolf Hitler?
By Stevie Shephard
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11 Common Movie Tropes That Would Actually Ruin Your Life

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

7 Ways Science Will Help You Get Laid

Who needs pick up lines when you've got science?
By Stevie Shephard

13 Most Iconic Science Pictures Ever Taken

The truth behind the iconic images that changed the way we think about the world.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Badass Superpowers Everybody Has

Every day your body fights cancer - and tastes your pee.
By WhatCulture

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
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9 Mind-Blowing Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Yourself

You’ll soon know this stuff like the back of your hand.
By Nina Cresswell

8 Biggest, Weirdest Mysteries In Space

The universe is hiding answers to questions you haven't even asked yet.
By Stevie Shephard
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8 Sci-Fi Clichés That Need To Calm Down

A fully functional human-like vagina on an alien? What luck!
By Stevie Shephard

8 Tricky "Would You Rathers...?" Answered By Science

Just in case you ever get the choice between childbirth and ball-kicking.
By Stevie Shephard
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4 Sci-Fi Villains Who Could Actually Happen (And 4 That Totally Couldn't)

Skynet is coming for you.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Paradoxes Guaranteed To Melt Your Mind

In which we put cats in hypothetical boxes and solve the Grandfather Paradox.
By Stevie Shephard
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13 Real Places That Look Like Straight Up Fantasy Worlds

Come with me, and we'll be in a world of pure imagination...
By Stevie Shephard
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7 Happy Movie Endings That Are Totally Ruined By Science

Childhood officially ruined.
By Stevie Shephard

8 Mind-Bending Unanswered Questions About The Universe

No, 42 is not the answer.
By Stevie Shephard

10 Controversial Theories About The Universe's Toughest Questions

Articles on hidden nipples in video games? We got 'em! How about a complete breakdown of your entire molecular structure? Step right in.…
By David Hooks

15 Biggest Hoaxes That Fooled The World

Don't believe the hype.
By Stevie Shephard
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14 Things That Happen In Movies That Are Scientifically Improbable

That's... that's not how that works...
By Stevie Shephard
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9 Most Shocking Experiments In Human History

Who wouldn't want a human chimp hybrid?
By Andrew Chapman