April Fool's gag or real science? You be the judge

  • Too weird to be true? In science, health and technology, sometimes the facts can sound stranger than fiction -- and things get especially confusing on April Fool's Day. We've rounded up some of the best April Fool's pranks we've seen this year, as well as some real stories and studies that seem positively made up.

    Can you tell the difference?

    Click through to test your prank-dar.

  • Amanda Schupak

    Amanda Schupak is the science and technology editor at