You focused to eat on your favorite snack and you dropped it on the floor; and at that moment you ask yourself the ultimate question: The floor looks quite clean, what if I eat it within 5 seconds?
This theory is tested by the popular Youtube channel Vsauce thoroughly: Is The 5-Second Rule True? We don’t like to give spoilers but 5 seconds is maybe short for you but for bacteria, it is quite a long time. They immediately on your food. But that’s not all!
Watch the video to learn more about this rarely spoken and harmless looking rule of our society.
Would you pick up and eat something after 5 seconds of it dropping?